Nursing homes in rural Minnesota are stretching limited state funds until it comes time to cut services or shut down entirely.
The Minnesota Department of Health has taken over a Minneapolis nursing home, saying it was necessary to protect residents. The Camden Care Center on 49th Avenue North has been cited earlier this year for 47 violations. The Health Department reports several of those violations were serious and put residents at risk.
It took more than 100 firefighters to stop a roaring fire Tuesday at a western Wisconsin nursing home. A new wing being built on the Glenhaven Nursing Home caught fire in Glenwood City at around 5 a.m.
With the Baby Boomers aging, elder care is a reality that almost every American is going to have to deal with. According to Genworth Financials 2013 Cost of Care study, nearly seven out of 10 Americans older than age 65 will spend time in an elder care facility.
A Buffalo nursing home worker has been fired after a vulnerable resident was allegedly asked to drink a mixture of cranberry juice, egg and ketchup.
A bipartisan group of Minnesota lawmakers who want to increase state funding to nursing homes say failing to do so means more long-term care facilities will close.
A nursing home staffer has been fired from a Forest Lake, Minn. facility for stealing nearly two months’ worth of oxycodone from a resident.
A Minneapolis woman has been accused of burglarizing a Brooklyn Center nursing home in early November, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.
A 46-year-old man has been accused of intentionally starting a fire at a Northfield nursing home on Feb. 5, 2012, according to police.
A fire at a Northfield nursing home Sunday has been called intentional, according to police.
Firefighters are battling a fire at a Northfield nursing home, authorities said.
A number of new laws go into effect on Sunday as Minnesota enters a new year.
A nursing assistant is accused of stealing pain patches from patients at a Fergus Falls nursing home.
A woman who worked at a nursing home in South St. Paul, Minn. is charged with stealing from some of the residents.
A former aide accused of sexually and psychologically humiliating residents of an Albert Lea nursing home has been sentenced after making a plea deal.
A seventh lawsuit has been filed in federal court in South Dakota over alleged elder abuse at a Minnesota nursing home.
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