Archive: New York

Nursing home abuse headlines from the New York nursing home abuse news archives.

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

January 2019

December 2018

August 2018

October 2017

August 2017

June 2017

March 2017

‘Ruthie’s Law’ unveiled to protect nursing home residents

Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz deliberated on whether to show before-and-after photos of Ruth Murray as part of his press conference for a new measures to protect nursing home residents. In the end, he decided he could show the “before” photo — taken one day before she was attacked — but not the “after.” “Truthfully, […]

Wednesday the 29th

November 2016

September 2016