Support for Our Built to Fail Report

We are not the only ones who think that the way that the nursing home industry handles its money has a negative impact on patient care. It’s something that we discuss in great detail in a report called Built to Fail which is available for free download in the Resource Center. The upshot of the report: that nursing homes are … Read More

Flying Blind with Worker’s Compensation Cases

“Flying blind” is a term that comes from flying a plane when there is little to no visibility and you are forced to rely on the plane’s instruments to pilot the plane, and hopefully, bring the plane in for a safe landing. It is something that is fraught with danger – the chances are much higher of flying into the … Read More

Why accidents in nursing homes are almost never really “accidents”

One of the basic promises that a nursing home makes when they accept someone as a resident is that they will do what is necessary to keep them safe and to prevent unnecessary injuries or declines in their overall condition. It isn’t just something that is promised – it is actually something that is required by federal regulations. Most of … Read More