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Illinois Nursing Home Report Finds Major Infractions in Two Homes

The Peoria Journal Star reported that two nursing homes from Peoria, Illinois, have been fined following a report that found them in violation of the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act. The Illinois nursing home report fines amounted to $50,000 total, $25,000 each. According to the Illinois Nursing Home Act, the Generations at Peoria and Sharon … Continue reading Illinois Nursing Home Report Finds Major Infractions in Two Homes

Forest Park Facility Suit Alleges Gross Neglect and Theft

The Forest Park location of an Aperion Care nursing home is currently facing litigatory action over the wrongful death of a resident according to the Forest Park Review. The Forest Park facility suit alleges that the facility and its staff were grossly negligent in the safeguarding of 66-year-old Jamie Hernandez and his property. According to … Continue reading Forest Park Facility Suit Alleges Gross Neglect and Theft

Springfield Wrongful Death Lawsuit Alleges Gross Neglect of Resident

In Springfield, Illinois, one nursing home resident’s wrongful death could potentially cost their former facility up to a million dollars according to The Register-Guard. A Springfield wrongful death lawsuit was filed against the Sweet Briar Villa assisted living facility over the death of a resident from 2017. On Sept. 11, 2019, Zandra Heisler filed the … Continue reading Springfield Wrongful Death Lawsuit Alleges Gross Neglect of Resident

Resident Harassment Video Sparks Outrage and Litigation in Glenview

A video recording made at the Abington of Glenview nursing home has sparked legal recourse from the family of a humiliated resident. The resident harassment video shows a 91-year-old resident, Margaret Collins, being taunted and humiliated by two nursing assistants and was posted to the social media platform Snapchat December 21, 2018. In the resident … Continue reading Resident Harassment Video Sparks Outrage and Litigation in Glenview

Chaplain’s Sexual Abuse In Illinois Nursing Home Exposed

A Chaplain in Quincy, Illinois is in jail after allegations emerged that he had sexually assaulted at least four women, two of them residents in a nursing home. The chaplain’s sexual abuse was discovered after 15 years of suspicions finally warranted in-depth investigation by the police. Detective Adam Gibson shared the story of the prosecution … Continue reading Chaplain’s Sexual Abuse In Illinois Nursing Home Exposed