Archive: Wisconsin

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

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June 2008

Wisconsin monitors Superior nursing home

Superior, WI – The Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services is monitoring care delivered at St. Francis in the Park Health and Rehabilitation Center. “Due to ongoing quality concerns identified during a recent on-site review at the nursing home, the Division of Quality Assurance has placed monitors on-site at the nursing home until our […]

Thursday the 26th

February 2008

Three Madison, Wisconsin area nursing homes on problem list

Madison, WI – Nursing homes in Middleton, Sun Prairie and Columbus are among 131 nationally with chronic quality problems, the federal government says. For the first time, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Tuesday released its full list of “Special Focus Facilities, ” a move intended to pressure improvements in patient care. A […]

Wednesday the 13th

November 2007

Madison, WI – After conducting more than 150 interviews, and examining scores of county, state and federal documents and databases, the newspaper found: One in four nursing homes in Wisconsin were cited in 2006 for jeopardizing the health or actually harming vulnerable residents — well above the national average. The state cut inspectors for nursing […]

Friday the 2nd

August 2007

Senator Kohl Aims to Fight Elder Abuse

La Crosse, WI – With the number of elder abuse cases on the rise, Wisconsin Senator Herb Kohl is taking action. Senator Kohl made a stop in La Crosse today, renewing his call for a nationwide system of background checks aimed at preventing elder abuse. Wisconsin is currently part of a seven-state pilot program responsible […]

Friday the 10th

June 2007

May 2007