The latest news on nursing homes
Medical care was one of the 10 quality measures used in judging nursing homes.
Bedsores and loss of residents' ability to get around among the 10 yardsticks applied to nursing homes.
Low nurse turnover and high quality of nursing care are vital to the well being of home residents.
How many hours a day are home residents under the direct care of a registered nurse?
A quarter or more of these states' nursing homes rated just 1 star out of 5 on a revised federal site.
Delaware came in first under the federal government's new rating system.
If a five-star home is the best, why would anyone would pick one with a single star?
Today, the feds released a version of Nursing Home Compare that helps consumers screen out bad apples.
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