nursing homes


HIPAA, Wiretapping Laws Pose Legal Questions for Nursing Home Cameras

The fact that the systems would be controlled over the Internet has also raised concerns about hackers.



Illinois Lawmakers Will Soon Consider Cameras in Nursing Homes

Rep. Greg Harris says the Illinois bill would allow nursing home residents and their families to install recording devices in their rooms.


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Nursing Home Organization Responds To KMOX Investigation

The comments by the Missouri Health Care Association come in response to a KMOX investigation Friday which showcased dozens of area nursing homes.


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Documents Outline Deficiencies At Local Nursing Homes

Allegations of rape, physical and verbal abuse, and neglect fill the pages of nursing home inspections released Wednesday.


Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon

Analysis: Veterans Homes Get Money, Others Lose It

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon visited every veterans nursing home in the state to tout a new law providing a funding source for the state-run homes.


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Abbott Laboratories Agrees to Billion Dollar Settlement

Missouri will receive $1.9 million and Illinois will receive $20 million under the$1.6 billion dollar settlement.



Changes to Smoking in Nursing Homes Considered

Nursing homes could soon become exempt from St. Louis County’s smoking ban.