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Stories with subject: Assisted living
  • State fines Spirit Lake assisted living center 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 1:49 pm
  • SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa - An assisted living center in Spirit Lake did not adequately train workers and committed numerous medication errors, according to state regulators who said the facility presents an "imminent danger" to residents.

  • 3 Wisconsin counties used homes cited for abuse 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 6:05 pm
  • GREEN BAY, Wisconsin - Officials in Oconto, Shawano and Kewaunee counties continued placing sick and indigent people in assisted-living homes even though the facilities had a history of operational concerns, according to a published report.

  • Assisted-living facilities face new scrutiny 
    Updated: Mar-18-14 4:59 pm
  • TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The public could read anonymously posted reviews and complaints of assisted-living facilities and owners of such facilities would face higher fines for repeated serious violations under a measure passed unanimously by the Senate on Tuesday.