News Channel 20 had an article detailing the problem in Illinois nursing homes but it applies to most other states too.  The most recent audit by the Inspector General’s Office of Health and Human Services says Illinois has the highest number of nursing home neglect incidents in the U.S.  Unfortunately, at least 40 percent of these incidents go unreported to local authorities.

 

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