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EAGLE INVESTIGATION: As state lawmakers pursue nursing home reform, better wages for workers, improved reimbursements for nursing facilities and increased support for alternatives to nursing care are all on the table.
EAGLE INVESTIGATIONS: Dr. Scott Goffin of Great Barrington, whose office was visited by the FBI in October, performed procedures on Medicare patients at rates significantly higher than other Massachusetts dermatologists. In 2019, he took in more than $1.6 million in Medicare payments.
After more than a year-and-a-half of stop-and-go visitation privileges at long-term care facilities, the federal government wants nursing homes to drop all barriers to visitation.
Staffing levels at the Springside Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Center in Pittsfield are so low that the facility started limiting admissions of new patients during the past week, the owner confirmed Thursday.
What happens when staffing levels are low, and the government doesn't force companies to comply?