Florida’s Nursing Home Industry On Notice

Florida’s Nursing Home Industry On Notice

Thirty-six percent of the nursing homes run by Florida’s fastest growing industry leader are on a watch list for not meeting state standards. That’s according to a new study from Consulate Health Care.

Legislators and advocates want to hold the state’s nursing home industry more accountable.

Jasmin Loriezo says her 84-year-old aunt does not like being in a nursing home in Orlando. She says, “She doesn’t like the food sometimes or she cannot get around because nobody’s there to help her because sometimes they are short-handed.”

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