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Two New Jersey Nursing Homes Require More Frequent Inspections Due to Amount of Health Violations

Last month, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services issued an update that requires two New Jersey Nursing homes to have more frequent inspections. These inspection requirements were implemented as a result of the nursing home facilities accumulating too many health violations. Quality Issues in New Jersey Long Term Care Facilities The report released by […]

The Top Reason for Lawsuits Against Nursing Home Facilities

According to a report by the insurance company, CNA, the most common legal claim against nursing home facilities is falls. In 2012 and 2013, resident falls made up 41.5% of closed liability claims against the insurance company’s nonprofit skilled nursing facilities. While this percentage was actually a large decrease from the previous four years, falls […]