Death Of 8 At Florida Nursing Home Sounds Alarms After IrmaHurricane-scarred Florida warily eyed the fate of its most vulnerable residents and emergency workers were urged to check on those in nursing homes after eight people died in a scorching facility that lost its air conditioning in the storm.
8 Dead At Florida Nursing Home That Lost Power During IrmaBroward County Mayor Barbara Sharief says five people have died from a Florida nursing home that had lost power after Hurricane Irma roared through the state.
Residents In Photo Of Flooded Nursing Home 'Doing Fine'The senior citizens who appear in a now-viral photo showing them submerged in waist-deep water in a Texas assisted-living center flooded by Hurricane Harvey over the weekend have been relocated to a nearby facility and a hospital.
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.