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Lamont offers nursing home workers raises in face of looming strike

Nursing homes that serve Medicaid patients would receive a 2% rate increase in July 2019, a 1% bump in October 2020 and a 1% raise in January 2021.

With nursing home strike looming, CT Health Dept. announces contingency plans

The department will oversee the credentials of all replacement workers and conduct unannounced daily site visits to ensure that quality standards for safety and patient care are being upheld.

Three local nursing homes fined for lapses in resident care

Jewish Senior Services of Bridgeport was fined $3,060 for an incident resulting the death of a resident with multiple sclerosis.

36 Fairfield County nursing homes to see cuts in Medicare reimbursements

Nursing homes in Norwalk, Shelton, Stratford, Trumbull and Wilton are receiving Medicare’s highest penalty, a 1.98 percent reduction on each resident's Medicare payment.

Dr. Elaine Healy: Dialing back reliance on antipsychotics in ...

The fact is we have made tremendous strides in reducing the use of antipsychotic drugs in nursing homes across America.

Grants to provide $9M to nursing homes

Seven nursing homes were named recipients in the first round of awards.

Nursing homes to inspect retaliation policies

New legislation aims to protect seniors' rights.

Patient safety must be a reflex

Excerpted testimony of Jean Rexford, executive director of the nonprofit advocacy group Connecticut Center for Patient Safety, to the U.S. Senate Committee on Aging...