Sick, Dying & Raped in America’s Nursing Homes

Negligence is at work when it comes to stories like these. It is a commonality for a significant amount of people – approximately 1.3 million to be exact – to end up in assisted living and long term care facilities….

Owner of Ivy Place Arrested

Michigan woman Mary T. Tahtinen was arrested January 10, 2014, and charged with multiple counts of owning and operating unlicensed adult assisted care facilities.  She is also accused of hiring inexperienced workers with no background checks to care for the…

Half of Detroit’s Nursing Homes May Close Next Summer

Nineteen of Detroit’s 32 nursing homes must upgrade or install sprinkler systems by next summer to be certified and continue to receive the funding they need to stay open, according to a new study on aging, long-term care and dying….