(NEW YORK) -- A massive, coordinated scheme to sell false and fraudulent nursing degree credentials has been brought down by a joint federal law enforcement operation, Justice Department officials announced Wednesday. Officials said the scheme involved peddling bogus, forged diplomas and transcripts from what had... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The owners of a nursing home in Western New York allegedly “wove a complicated web of fraud” that resulted in patient neglect and caused the conditions that led to deadly problems exposed during the COVID-19 pandemic, New York Attorney General Letitia... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Thousands of nursing home residents and hospital patients across Florida have been evacuated in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian as the storm heads north. As of Thursday afternoon, 45 nursing homes were evacuated -- impacting about 3,500 residents -- as were 115... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — A new bill has been introduced in the House of Representatives three months after a nursing mom had ice packs intended to keep breast milk cold nearly confiscated by airport security. The proposed legislation would amend the Bottles and Breastfeeding Equipment Screening Enhancement... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Despite being among the first eligible for COVID-19 booster shots, many nursing homes are struggling to boost residents and staff, experts say. Nationally, about 72% of residents are boosted in each nursing home, according to data from the Center for Medicare &... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nursing mothers will be allowed to bring their children to the Tokyo Olympics this summer. Earlier this year, officials announced their decision to bar all foreign spectators from attending the games, which includes any of the visiting athletes' families. Officials also recently... Read More.