House Report Details ‘Horrors’ Of For-Profit Nursing Home Conditions

By Bridget Early / September 21, 2022 at 6:32 PM
The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis released new evidence of dire conditions inside for‑profit nursing home chains during the early months of the pandemic, including severe and allegedly deliberate understaffing, a lack of personal protective equipment from staff and residents, and a lack of quarantine protocol for COVID-19 positive employees. The subcommittee’s report also includes documents that allege “convoluted corporate structures have been used by for-profit nursing home chains and may have helped these companies to obscure profits...

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