Orange County Jails, Nursing Homes Continue To Surge In COVID-19 CasesAn outbreak of COVID-19 in Orange County jails continues to widen, with 968 infections as of Wednesday, up from 908 on Tuesday. The county is awaiting the results of 675 tests.
How Coronavirus Ravaged America's Nursing Homes: 'We've Gone From Long Term Care To Carnage In Five Months'Nursing homes all over the country were ravaged by COVID-19. AARP's Elaine M. Ryan shares her thoughts on the failures in care that occurred for seniors and the future of nursing homes.
LA County Reports Record Daily Increase In COVID Cases; Officials Say Key Metrics HoldingHealth officials also said the seven-day death rate at nursing homes has been trending downward and that limited, restricted visitation can resume at facilities that go 28 days without new infections.
Coronavirus: Riverside County Reports 3,643 Total Cases, More Than 650 At Assisted Living FacilitiesThe health department announced that there were more than 650 coronavirus cases among patients and staff of nursing home and assisted living facilities in the county.
LA County Bars Visitors At Nursing Homes, Communal Activity Inside Facilities; City Mandates Monthly TestingNursing homes and other facilities will no longer be allowed to have visitors in response to continued outbreaks of the coronavirus at such facilities, officials said Friday.
LA County Nursing Homes, Other Facilities Investigated For Reported Coronavirus OutbreaksEleven institutions are now being investigated for centralized outbreaks with three or more cases each.
Resident Of LA Jewish Home In Reseda Dies After Testing Positive For CoronavirusA resident of a nursing home in Reseda has died after testing positive of coronavirus, and the facility is just the latest of a growing number scrambling to respond to the outbreak.
New Report Details Misuse Of Antipsychotics In Nursing HomesU.S. nursing homes are using powerful antipsychotic drugs on elderly patients in nursing homes less often than a few years ago.
Sweltering Heat, No A.C. Blamed For Deaths Of 8 Nursing Home Residents In FloridaThe five women and three men ranged in age from the 70s to 99.
Owner Of California's Biggest Nursing Home Chain Comes Under FireAt least one of the facilities owned by Schlomo Rechnitz's companies have been accused of elder neglect, abuse and even wrongful deaths.
Seniors Who’d Rather Not Live In Nursing Homes Create Their Own ‘Village’Seniors who would rather not live in a nursing home have created their own "village" of sorts.
Burbank Company To Pay $17.5M Amid Allegations That It Submitted False Claims To Medicare, Medi-CalA company that provides diagnostic services to Southern California nursing homes has agreed to pay millions over allegations that it submitted false claims to Medicare and Medi-Cal, it was reported Friday.
Drug-Resistant 'Super Bug' Hits LA County Hospitals, Nursing HomesHealth officials say a deadly bacteria is spreading to more patients in nursing and long-term care facilities in Los Angeles County.
Sex Offenders Found Living In Local Elderly Care FacilitiesNo one expects a sex offender to be living in a nursing home but that is what we uncovered -- 100 sex offenders living in local facilities for the elderly.