FLORIDA NURSING HOME SUED AFTER EIGHT RESIDENT DEATHS
September 18, ABC News
A 94-year-old woman living at the is now suing the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in Hollywood, Florida for "negligence and reckless indifference."
FHCA GOES TO BAT: IRMA-RELATED DEATHS 'NOT REPRESENTATIVE' OF PROFESSION
September 15, McKnight's
The deaths of eight nursing home residents are “an isolated incident” that shouldn't be seen as characteristic of Florida's long-term care sector, representatives of a provider group emphasized.
DEATH TOLL RISES TO EIGHT IN FLORIDA NURSING HOME
September 14, McKnight's
Authorities now confirm eight of the nursing home's residents have died. Six died from heat-related issues; the causes of the other two deaths are under investigation.
SIX DEAD AFTER FLORIDA NURSING HOME LEFT WITH NO A/C FROM IRMA
September 13, CNN
Six people are dead after Hurricane Irma knocked out air conditioning at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida.
DISINFECTANT EXPOSURE MAY INCREASE NURSES' COPD RISK BY NEARLY ONE-THIRD
September 12, McKnight's
New study suggests nurses who regularly use disinfectants to clean surfaces could be at increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.