October 19, 2017
- Maggots In Catheter LR Nursing Home: “KARK NEWS 4”
AANHR president, Martha Deaver, exposes Little Rock nursing home abuse to KARK “4” News. Capital Health & Rehab Center is located on Cumberland Road and has a long history of abusing nursing home residents.
February 27, 2017
February 1, 2017
- Dept of Justice Launches 10 Regional Nursing Home Elder Justice Task Forces
- CMS Increases Mandatory Enforcement to Protect Nursing Home Residents
March 3, 2015
“Shocking OIG Government Report Released Last Year” -One Third of Skilled Nursing Residents Harmed in Treatment.
Twenty thousand nursing home residents suffered harm and 1,500 died in a one month period.
Febraury 19, 2014
“The worst paying fastest-growing job in America”
-Historical discrimination, demographics, and public funding have left home care workers at the very bottom of the American work hierarchy.
December 13, 2011
“Almost 30 Violations Not ‘Minor,’ Says Patients Rights Advocate Group
” – An in-depth look at the violations by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs Fayetteville Veterans Home.
ProPublica often cites OIG and GAO reports in their articles.
- One third of skilled nursing home residents across the United States were harmed or died from poor care according to this OIG:
Kaiser Family Foundation
- [May 2015] Surprising Percentage: Arkansans, Aged 65+, Living in a Nursing Home:
Health Services Insights – “The Need for Higher Minimum Staffing Standards in U.S. Nursing Homes”
Examining Inappropriate Use of Antipsychotic Drugs: How Surveyors Describe How, When and Why They City Antipsychotic Drug Deficiencies:
Toby Edelman and Dean Lerner, 2013.
May 31, 2012
New article found online conveying “If you are elderly and poor, prison is better than a retirement home.”
Click here to visit the site.
May 30, 2012
Doug Thompson’s commentary, “Those Who Do, Do AND Teach – FBI To present award to Conway Woman.”
Click here to view the details.
December 26, 2011
Frontline Investigative Reports story featuring Mark Malcolm: “Gone Without a Case: Suspicious Elderly Deaths Rarely Investigated.”
Click here to view the story.
March 22, 2007
Improving Nursing Home Enforcement: Finding from enforcement case studies, CMS contract (500-00-00260003)
by Health Policy and Research, University of Colorado, Helena Louwe, Carla Parry, Andrew Kramer. Unpublished report.