Archive: Massachusetts

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

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

January 2019

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August 2016

Elder abuse bill advances

BOSTON – A bill intended to protect vulnerable elders from abuse recently cleared one branch of the state Legislature, but its sponsor cautioned that this year’s budget may not contain the necessary funds to carry out the measure if it becomes law. Read more at

Monday the 22nd