Saturday, October 04, 2014

Texas nursing homes ranked worst in nation

Texas has been ranked the worst state in the nation for it's nursing home care. And Amarillo is reportedly one of the worst cities in Texas. The city has twice the amount of severe deficiencies, 40 percent compared to the states average of 20 percent, which is reported through the U.S. Government's site for Medicare.
The state of Texas, being the worst in the nation for nursing home care, is assessed in 8 categories... it failed 6 of them.
Brian Lee, the Executive Director of Families For Better Care, said Amarillo needs help.Texas nursing homes ranked worst in nation - KFDA - NewsChannel 10 / Amarillo News, Weather, Sports:

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Man gets sepsis at illegal nursing home, dies

"A 23-year-old man, who was admitted to hospital for a fracture, developed septicemia / sepsis and died at an illegal nursing home, which allegedly doesn't have qualified staff. The mother of the 23-year-old has lodged a complaint with the BMC and Shivaji Nagar police. She was shocked to find that the nursing home is unauthorized and already facing action from the BMC. "Man gets sepsis at illegal nursing home, dies - Mumbai Mirror:

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