Archive: Illinois

Nursing home abuse headlines from the Illinois nursing home abuse news archives.

February 2017

December 2016

Nursing home cameras protect all

At the beginning of 2016, the Authorized Electronic Monitoring in Long-Term Care Facilities Act became law in Illinois. This act affects more than 100,000 residents living in nursing homes by providing video monitoring in patients’ rooms. Read more at

Wednesday the 28th

November 2016

October 2016

Springfield nursing home sued

A Springfield nursing home with a history of problems is facing a six-figure fine from the government and a lawsuit from the widow of a man who died after being thrown from a van’s faulty wheelchair lift. Read more at

Wednesday the 19th

July 2016

January 2016

December 2015

Nursing home resident blames Manorcare facility for wounds

According to the complaint, during her stay at Manorcare, 2145 E. 170th St. South Holland, Boyd fell and injured her rotator cuff, developed pressure ulcers and suffered from deterioration of her overall mental and physical condition. The suit says the injuries were caused by the facility’s negligence and failure to adequately supervise and treat her […]

Monday the 28th