- State fines Spirit Lake assisted living center Updated: Apr-14-14 1:49 pm
- 3 Wisconsin counties used homes cited for abuse Updated: Apr-06-14 6:05 pm
- Assisted-living facilities face new scrutiny Updated: Mar-18-14 4:59 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.
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.
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.