Recent Headlines

Recent headlines from across the nation about nursing home abuse.

April 2019

New Roc nursing home placed on federal watch list

Federal regulators have designated a Rochester nursing home one of the worst for patient care and safety in the country. New Roc Nursing and Rehabilitation Center has just been added to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Special Focus Facility (SFF) list. Read more at

Tuesday the 23rd

March 2019

Patient Deaths Cited In Mass. Settlement With 7 Nursing Homes

It was the summer of 2015, and Betty Crane was looking forward to her 70th wedding anniversary in December. But at a press conference at the Massachusetts attorney general’s office Wednesday, Crane’s daughter, Candi Hitchcock, said her mother didn’t make it past August. A caretaker at the Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Westborough […]

Thursday the 21st

Rosewood nursing home fined for patient neglect, abuse

Rosewood Care Center has been fined for incidents related to the abuse and neglect of patients. The 120-bed facility at 7300 34th Ave. was cited for three licensure violations, all of high-risk designation, and its fine for the incidents was therefore doubled to $2,200. Read more at

Thursday the 14th