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Strong U.S. job market hurts care for those in nursing homes

What's good for America is bad for nursing homes and their residents, according to a study that shows low unemployment hurts the quality of service at elder care facilities. Nursing homes, known for their low pay and physically and emotionally taxing ...

Source: CBS News
Published: 11 Dec 2018

‘Really disrespectful:’ Nursing pinning ceremony at MATC interrupted by arrest

MILWAUKEE -- A graduation ceremony was interrupted by an arrest on the Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) campus. Police say a student caused a disturbance not once but twice Tuesday night ...

Source: WITI
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Neglected: Even when staffs cause patient deaths, Florida nursing homes face few penalties

When 81-year-old Dolly Moore became lethargic and lost her appetite, nurses at Parklands Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Gainesville said there was nothing wrong. Her children were told to accept that their mother’s worsening dementia triggered the ...

Source: Naples Daily News
Published: 12 Dec 2018

North Dakota nursing homes seek more state funding

BISMARCK — As a result of stagnant state funding over the past two years, some nursing homes in North Dakota have engaged in deficit spending, dipping into savings and denying raises to employees. For the first time last legislative session, lawmakers ...

Source: The Dickinson Press
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Staffing Levels, Culture Challenge Quality Of Nursing Home Care

In 2018, the state took the unusual step of issuing a consent order requiring a New Haven nursing home to hire an independent nurse consultant and implement minimum staffing ratios after inspections at the facility uncovered numerous lapses in care and ...

Source: CT Watchdog
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Mississippi Man Charged With Killing Wife in Nursing Home

A 70-year-old Mississippi man is charged with murder after police say his wife was shot to death inside a nursing home. Dec. 12, 2018, at 3:26 p.m. CLINTON, Miss. (AP) — A 70-year-old Mississippi man is charged with murder after police say his wife was ...

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Ohio Supreme Court rules that nursing home must first seek money from estate, before surviving spouse

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Creditors seeking payment of unpaid bills cannot go to a deceased person’s spouse before first attempting to collect payment from the estate, according to an Ohio Supreme Court decision released Wednesday. The high court ruled 5-2 that ...

Source: The Plain Dealer
Published: 12 Dec 2018

UAB School of Nursing receives $2.8 million grant

The UAB School of Nursing has received a four-year, $2.8 million grant from the Department of Health and Human Services. The nurse education, practice, quality and retention grant aims to help improve health outcomes in medically underserved areas in ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Area/Department Website: Orvis School of Nursing More Info: Loading... New for Fall 2018! We are thrilled to announce the return of NURS 300! This two credit online course provides an introduction to mathematics for medication administration and an ...

Source: unr.edu
Published: 12 Dec 2018

“She didn’t want to live like this”: Elderly man accused of killing ailing wife of 40 years in nursing home

CLINTON, MS (WLBT) - An elderly man is charged with murder after he reportedly shot and killed his wife at the Trinity Mission nursing home in Clinton. Clinton police say that 70-year-old Thomas Ballenger has been charged with murder in the death of 70 ...

Source: Kokomo Tribune
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Maine Nursing Home Closures Displace Seniors, Strain System

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Nursing home operators across Maine are struggling to remain open and support the state's aging population. The Bangor Daily News reports the Ledgeview Living Center in West Paris was one of six nursing homes that closed in 2018.

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Northwestern College held Fall 2018 Pinning Ceremony for December Nursing Graduates

Northwestern College's Violet L. Schumacher School of Nursing held a pinning ceremony for its December Nursing graduates on Saturday, December 8. This traditional ceremony marks the formal induction of a student into the Nursing profession. Thirty (30 ...

Source: Chicago Tribune
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Johns Hopkins School of Nursing wins grant to expand aging-in-place program

The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing was given a $3 million grant to implement an aging-in-place program for seniors across the country. The five-year program aims to help lower-income adults improve function, lesson disability and age in their homes, which ...

Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Admissions halted at Peabody nursing home

PEABODY — The state has ordered the CareOne at Peabody nursing home to stop admitting new residents after an inspection found "immediate jeopardy" at the facility, according to state officials. The immediate jeopardy status has since been lifted, but ...

Source: The Salem News
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Duo celebrates three decades of nursing service at West Hickory Haven

Duo celebrates three decades of nursing service at West Hickory Haven Nurses at at the West Hickory Haven Nursing Center in Milford are celebrating 30 years of service. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: https://www.hometownlife.com/story/life ...

Source: HometownLife
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Man chokes father at Akron nursing home over money, police say

AKRON, Ohio– An Akron man is accused of choking his father at a nursing home when he wouldn’t give him more money. Kahli A. Murphy, 38, faces charges of domestic violence and robbery.

Source: fox8
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Stella Budich died from bowel blockage at Tarpon Point Nursing and Rehabilitation

Stella Budich died from bowel blockage at Tarpon Point Nursing and Rehabilitation In August 2014, Stella Budich began vomiting a mix of bile, blood and fecal matter at Tarpon Point Nursing and Rehabilitation, according to reports. Check out this story on ...

Source: Naples Daily News
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Record number of Maine nursing homes closed this year, displacing hundreds

Roger Wilday's family ran the Ledgeview Living Center in West Paris for nearly five decades, first managing the nursing home on behalf of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and then buying the ...

Source: Insurancenewsnet.com
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Police: Son chokes father at nursing home, steals his wallet

A 75-year-old man told police Tuesday evening his son choked him and stole his wallet while visiting him in his room at a nursing home. The father told police his 38-year-old son came to visit him at ManorCare Health Services, 1211 W. Market St., and ...

Source: Akron Beacon Journal
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Jessica Mata: ECC’s nursing program changed my life

I still remember the day I got the news that I was accepted into Elgin Community College's nursing program. I knew I was embarking on a journey that would be perilous and full of challenges, but I accepted that knowing I would be one of the lucky ones with ...

Source: Chicago Tribune
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Piano students present holiday concert at Smith Nursing Home in Mountaintop

The piano students of Michele Millington presented a holiday piano recital recently at Smith Nursing Home in Mountaintop. Shown are Elysia Cleveland, Elena Seltzer, Kai Hong, Ethan Zhao, Neal DeAngelo. Row two: Grace Obmann, Jack Obmann, Joseph Lettieri ...

Source: The Times Leader
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Nursing Education Market is expected to peak demand with Featuring Expert Panel

HTF MI released a new market study on Global Nursing Education Market with 100+ market data Tables, Pie Chat, Graphs & Figures spread through Pages and easy to understand detailed analysis. At present, the market is developing its presence. The Research ...

Source: openpr.com
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Elderly woman (90) forced to move into nursing home after carer stole cash from sale of late husband's surgery, court hears

A retired GP had to move to a nursing home after her carer stole the proceeds of the sale of her late husband's doctor surgery, Dublin Circuit Criminal Court has heard. Nermana Gojak (44) worked as both a carer and a housekeeper for a couple of days a week ...

Source: Independent.ie
Published: 12 Dec 2018

National Health Investors funds $25.4M Wis. skilled nursing facility

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Source: SmartBrief
Published: 12 Dec 2018

It’s hard to think about, but frail older women in nursing homes get sexually abused too

Joseph Ibrahim has received funding from Commonwealth and State Health Departments for research, education and consultancies into residential aged care services and health care. This research project was funded internal by the Health Law and Ageing ...

Source: The Conversation
Published: 21 Nov 2018

Bankruptcies stall care suit as Santa Fe nursing homes get new management

It’s been four years since the state Attorney General’s Office filed a lawsuit alleging inadequate care of residents at nursing homes in Santa Fe and 10 other New Mexico communities. Today, it’s unclear when, or if, the much-publicized lawsuit will ...

Source: The Santa Fe New Mexican
Published: 25 Nov 2018

Oregon State Board of Nursing Disciplinary Actions Taken in November 2018

PORTLAND — The Oregon State Board of Nursing took final disciplinary action against the following nurses or nursing assistants during its Nov. 14 board meeting. Copies of public disciplinary documents for any of the below actions are available at www ...

Source: The World
Published: 21 Nov 2018

Global Home Nursing Bed Industry Sales, Revenue, Gross Margin, Market Share, by Regions (2013-2025)

(EMAILWIRE.COM, November 24, 2018 ) Global Home Nursing Bed Market report is replete with detailed analysis from a thorough research, especially on questions that border on market size, development environment, futuristic developments, operation situation ...

Source: emailwire.com
Published: 24 Nov 2018