Category: Elder Abuse

Elderly Woman in Wheelchair

Citing “burdensome debt levels and expensive leases,” Senior Care Centers (SCC), which serves almost 10,000 residents and employs at least as many workers at more than 100 locations in Texas and Louisiana, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in early December 2018. The company – the largest skilled-nursing provider in Texas – has struggled to pay […]

Nursing Homes Haven't Been Forthcoming About Staffing Levels

Medicare data recently analyzed by Kaiser Health News confirms what many have suspected about the quality of care found in most nursing homes in the U.S. It seems that – for a very long time now – there have been fewer nurses and caretaking staff than facilities have reported. The records also disclose frequent and […]