Challenges of the Nursing Home Case

Nursing Home Neglect Remains an Issue Despite Regulations

The case of Sylvie, who died because of an infection which developed while she was in the care of a nursing home, is a reminder of dangers of nursing home neglect. Under the Maryland regulations, nursing homes must be open to inspection by the Secretary of Health or any agency designated by the Secretary. Despite these regulations nursing home neglect and abuse remains a persistent problem. read more ...

Nursing Home Neglect Remains an Issue Despite Regulations

The case of Sylvie, who died because of an infection which developed while she was in the care of a nursing home, is a reminder of dangers of nursing home neglect. Under the Maryland regulations, nursing homes must be open to inspection by the Secretary of Health or any agency designated by the Secretary. Despite these regulations nursing home neglect and abuse remains a persistent problem. read more ...