Trial Begins for Embattled Nursing Home Tied to Illinois Gubernatorial Candidate Rauner

Cook County, IL- The bankruptcy trial for GTRC, where Illinois Gubernatorial Candidate Bruce Rauner served as partner, began this week in Florida. With testimony showing how the company managed to deny six families victimized by nursing home…

Investigations of LA County Nursing Homes Flawed New Audit Says

Los Angeles County, CA- Nursing home abuse and neglect is all too common so we rely on state and federal agencies to investigate and sanction those homes when allegations prove to be true. But these agencies don’t always live up to their duty,…

North Carolina Nursing Homes See Slight Uptick of Legionnaire’s Disease

Charlotte, NC- Health officials in North Carolina announced earlier this week they have detected another case of Legionnaire’s disease. They also stated that there have the number of cases as slightly above the annual average. According to…

Nursing Home Resident Left in Scorching Florida Heat

Pasco County, FL- Many nursing home residents depend on the staff members for their every need, but, too often, overworked and worn out staff  members make serious mistakes that can have dire consequences for the elderly. Such is a recent incident…

Illinois AG Proposes Hidden Cameras for Nursing Homes

Chicago, IL- With the population aging at a high rate, there is the reasonable fear that nursing home abuse and neglect is a growing problem. In light of the looming crisis, elder advocates and lawmakers On Monday, Illinois Attorney General…