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Posts tagged "New Jersey"

New Jersey Staffing Bill Expires in Legislative Limbo

A New Jersey staffing bill designed to combat understaffing in nursing homes was shelved after the State Assembly allowed the bill to expire. The decision was announced on Jan. 6, 2020 by multiple news outlets including NJ.com. Despite the bill passing the Senate, it foundered and will now have to be reintroduced in order to … Continue reading New Jersey Staffing Bill Expires in Legislative Limbo

Westfield Resident Assault Triggers NJ Department of Health Investigation

An 86-year-old woman with dementia at the Westfield Center in Westfield, New Jersey, was discovered by her son with extensive bruising and a broken nose. This Westfield resident assault has now triggered a police investigation and a flood of similar stories from other residents and families who have seen similar abuses in the home. Benny … Continue reading Westfield Resident Assault Triggers NJ Department of Health Investigation