I think we all know the answer to that is a resounding “no”. The use of chemical and physical restraints, the smell, bed and chair alarms, never seeing the light of day again, bad unhealthy food, no exercise or fresh air, all the residents are done for.
Part 3: California falls short in disclosing nursing-home ownership
NOVEMBER 10, 2014 10:00 AM
UPDATED NOVEMBER 12, 2014 01:15 PM
Last of three parts.
Ten years ago, Pat McGinnis took the state of California to court.
As head of California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, McGinnis was peeved that state officials failed to follow the law and collect complete and accurate nursing-home ownership information. What the state did collect, her group charged, was “often outdated and so poorly organized” it was virtually inaccessible to the public.
The advocacy group won its lawsuit, but the fight…
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