Waiting – And – Waiting On The Nursing Home Inspector

Kaiser Health News staff writer Anna Gorman, working in collaboration with the Los Angeles Daily News, reports: "The case is just one example of hundreds in Los Angeles County and thousands statewide in which investigations by nursing home regulators have remained incomplete for months, sometimes years. There were 3,044 open cases in the county as of mid-March, 945 of which date back two years or more, according to an audit released last week by the Los Angeles County Auditor-Controller" (Gorman, 4/14). Read the story

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