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New Mexico Scores an ‘F’ in Nursing Home Care, Again

(TALLAHASSEE, FL) September 10, 2014 – New Mexico ranks near the bottom in nursing home care for the second consecutive year, reports Families for Better Care, a Florida-based nursing home resident advocacy group. The group published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card by analyzing eight federal measures to gauge nursing home quality. “Despite a […]

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Georgia Nosedives in Nursing Home Ranking, Scores ‘F’

(TALLAHASSEE, FL) September 10, 2014 – Georgia ranks near the bottom in nursing home care, reports Families for Better Care, a Florida-based nursing home resident advocacy group. The group published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card by analyzing eight federal measures to gauge nursing home quality. “Georgia’s failing grade indicates that the state’s […]

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Indiana Scores ‘F’, Ranks 42nd in Nursing Home Care

(TALLAHASSEE, FL) September 10, 2014 – Indian ranks near the bottom in nursing home care for the second consecutive year, reports Families for Better Care, a Florida-based nursing home resident advocacy group. The group published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card by analyzing eight federal measures to gauge nursing home quality. “Despite a […]

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Missouri Ranks 47th in Nursing Home Care, Again

(TALLAHASSEE, FL) September 10, 2014 – Missouri ranks near the bottom in nursing home care for the second consecutive year, reports Families for Better Care, a Florida-based nursing home resident advocacy group. The group published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card by analyzing eight federal measures to gauge nursing home quality. “Nursing home […]

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Iowa Drops to 46th in Nursing Home Care

(TALLAHASSEE, FL) September 10, 2014 – Iowa ranks near the bottom in nursing home care for the second consecutive year, reports Families for Better Care, a Florida-based nursing home resident advocacy group. The group published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card by analyzing eight federal measures to gauge nursing home quality. “Iowa’s ranking […]

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Michigan Falls to 48th in Nursing Home Care

(TALLAHASSEE, FL) September 10, 2014 – Michigan ranks near the bottom in nursing home care for the second consecutive year, reports Families for Better Care, a Florida-based nursing home resident advocacy group. The group published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card by analyzing eight federal measures to gauge nursing home quality. Widespread problems […]

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Oklahoma Drops to 49th in Nursing Home Care

(TALLAHASSEE, FL) September 10, 2014 – Oklahoma ranks near the bottom in nursing home care for the second consecutive year, reports Families for Better Care, a Florida-based nursing home resident advocacy group. The group published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card by analyzing eight federal measures to gauge nursing home quality. Oklahoma nursing […]

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Louisiana Ranks 50th in Nursing Home Care, Again

(TALLAHASSEE, FL) September 10, 2014 – For the second year in a row, Louisiana ranks among the worst states in nursing home care, reports Families for Better Care, a Florida-based nursing home resident advocacy group. The group published its second annual state-by-state nursing home report card by analyzing eight federal measures to gauge nursing home […]

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Manhattan Nursing Home Rates Low in Health Care

By Agata Blaszczak-Boxe Source: Gotham Gazette When Wayne Padgett’s aunt ended up at the Mary Manning Walsh Nursing Home on the Upper East Side last spring, he never imagined that he would eventually need to fly across the country to rescue her. His 86-year-old aunt, Geraldine McCandless, had been sent to recover at the nursing after […]

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