Nursing Home Workers Arrested for Abusing Patient

Three employees at a Pennsylvania nursing home were arrested Wednesday for the alleged physical and emotional abuse of a 78-year-old patient at the care facility, state officials said. The alleged abuse occurred at Quadrangle Sunrise Senior Living in Haverford. The family of Lois McCallister, the abuse victim, installed a hidden camera in her room at the facility after they suspected she was being Read More

$43.5 Million Awarded in Nursing Home Death Case

A jury in Georgia awarded $43.5 million to the daughter of an 80-year-old nursing home resident who died after breaking his hip in a fall at the home. After a three-day trial, the jury found 62-year-old George Houser, former operator of the Moran Lake Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Rome, liable for the death of Morris Ellison, whose fall resulted from the nursing care facility's negligence. Houser is Read More