Thursday, February 22, 2018

"Singer, a veterinarian, told senators about her 92-year-old mother who died in a nursing facility and how her body sat in her room for days because no staff members performed the required check on her.”

From the Pioneer Press: 

Lawmakers on the Senate aging and long-term care committee got a startling and intimate look Wednesday at the abuse and maltreatment seniors and vulnerable adults have suffered at facilities that are supposed to be overseen by the state.

One after another, for nearly two hours, family members told their horrific, graphic stories to a group of lawmakers who listened, stunned.

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