Daily update to break for holidays
McKnight's Daily Update will take a break over the holiday season.
There will be no updates the week of Monday, Dec. 26. Updates will resume on Monday, Jan. 2.
Happy New Year!
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) is calling for the closure of an Illinois Veterans Home, where 13 residents have died of Legionnaire's disease since 2015.
State of Kansas officials are suing a nursing home that's been closed for almost a year, alleging the owner did not remove personal information of former residents or employees from the subsequently pillaged premises.
Occupancy at the nation's skilled nursing facilities dropped to a five-year low of 81.6% during the third quarter of 2017, according to a new report.