Sacramento Elder Abuse Attorney Sean Laird Examines Bee’s list of Sacramento’s Worst Nursing Homes.
Sacramento elder abuse and neglect attorney Sean Laird takes a look at the Sacramento Bee’s recent article ranking nursing homes in the area, including facts about lawsuits.
The Sacramento Bee published an article examining the area’s best and worst nursing homes. The article reviewed the CMS (Medicare’s) star ranking of 46 nursing home facilities in the Sacramento area. These CMS Star rankings, however, have been widely criticized in the past as subject to manipulation and inadequate – leading to 5 star ratings at those engage in neglectful care. Read about the criticism on our website and the New York Times. But when a nursing home gets a low ranking, there should be cause for concern about potential neglect and abuse.
Sacramento’s Worst Nursing Homes According to CMS
Briarwood Post Acute | 5901 Lemon Hill Ave.
Arden Post Acute Rehab | 3400 Alta Arden Expressway, Sacramento
City Creek Post Acute | 6248 66th Ave., Sacramento
Sacramento elder abuse attorney Sean Laird has prosecuted elder neglect cases that involved Arden Post Acute Rehab. Click here to view recent investigations and findings related to potential neglect and abuse at Arden Post Acute nursing home They shed light on why Arden Post Acute may be one of Sacramento’s worst nursing homes. In the attachment you can click the links and read complaints like failures to ensure “resident receives adequate supervision and assistance devices to prevent accidents.” You can also click below to see the number of lawsuits that have been filed against Arden Post Acute Rehab just in Sacramento County.
Next: Part 2 – Sacramento’s “Best” Nursing Homes.