Athena Health Care Systems, one of the biggest long-term care providers in CT, has come under scrutiny in three New England states.
Nearly half of the nursing homes in CT are overdue for a routine inspection, and the number of serious violations is up. What’s going on?
The closure of Hughes Health & Rehabilitation, a 5-star facility, is partly due to a shift to home and community-based care, its owner said.
Hospitals had expanded immunity from lawsuits during peak COVID, but the case of a woman who died of heart failure is challenging the order.
CT Mirror’s Dave Altimari talks about his article written with Jenna Carlesso on Athena Health Care Systems, which is facing lawsuits in three states.
WSHU spoke with CT Mirror’s Dave Altimari to discuss his article he co-wrote with Jenna Carlesso about Connecticut’s failure to conduct routine inspections in nursing homes.
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WSHU spoke with CT Mirror’s Dave Altimari to discuss the article he wrote with Jenna Carlesso on the closure of a five-star nursing home in West Hartford.
CT Mirror’s Dave Altimari talks about the article he wrote with Jenna Carlesso on a lawsuit that will test the limits of hospital immunity.
The nursing homes asked for $193 million more to help sustain struggling elder care facilities. But legislators want more transparency.
CT inspectors found residents at the Athena-owned nursing home left in their beds for hours and in unsanitary conditions.
Dozens of advocates testified Thursday on a sweeping bill that would boost mandatory minimum staffing hours in CT nursing homes.
A resident of Western Rehabilitation Care Center put a camera in their room. What they discovered started a DPH inquiry and criminal probe.
A former nurse’s aide at Western Rehabilitation Care Center has been charged with three counts of sex assault after a police investigation.
The legislation boosts transparency in nursing home finances, increases oversight of homemaker companion agencies and adds protections.
Many nursing home residents used a Tuesday forum to air concerns about staffing levels, which they described as still insufficient.
The state of CT has asked a judge to close Waterbury Gardens, a nursing home that is costing the state nearly $1 million a month to operate.