Report: Texas Nursing Homes Offering "Shamefully Poor" CareA new report by AARP Texas describes the conditions at nursing homes across Texas as "shamefully poor".
Critics Question Possible Family Detention Center In TexasCritics have raised human rights and decency concerns over a proposal to turn an ex-nursing home in Texas into a family detention center for people entering the U.S. illegally.
New Push To Keep Seniors In Home, Community-Based ProgramsThe federal government is pushing states to keep more low-income seniors out of nursing homes and, instead, enroll them in home and community-based programs.
Using Sight And Sound To Trigger Dementia Patients' MemoriesNursing homes and assisted living facilities are increasingly using sight, sound and other sensory cues to stimulate memory and provide a touch of the familiar for people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
Assisted Living Center Worker Charged With Aggravated Sexual AssaultA 27-year-old man has been arrested and charged with the Aggravated Sexual Assault of a resident at an assisted living center.
Report: 262 People Hurt In West Fertilizer Blast A health report on the impact of the West fertilizer plant explosion says 262 people were injured in the blast. That's in addition to the 15 people killed by the April 17, 2013, explosion.
Groundbreaking Symbolizes Hope In West One Year LaterMore than 100 West residents & community leaders gathered to break ground on a new 75,000 square foot nursing home.
Nursing Home Loses Medicare/Medicaid License, Residents Forced To MoveA Dallas nursing home has lost its Medicare and Medicaid license and is being forced to move dozens of residents to new locations.
Tables Turn As Youngsters Give Christmas To The ElderlyThe elementary students from Southwest Christian School in Fort Worth paid a surprise visit to their neighbors Thursday. Dozens of students paraded in a long line from their school, down the street and into Wedgewood Nursing home.
Crews Squash Fire At Dallas Nursing HomeEmergency crews in Dallas responded to a call at a nursing home on Wednesday morning. Officials stated that a small fire had ignited inside of the building's walls.
Study: Texas Receives "F" For Nursing Home Care
Caregiver Speaks From Jail Over Nursing Home Patient's Head InjuriesJames Seaton talked to CBS 11 News from the Kaufman County Jail after police arrested him and charged him in connection with this nursing home patient's head injuries. He says, "It's terrifying to me right now."