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'Special' times ahead for more nursing homes, and that's not good

'Special' times ahead for more nursing homes, and that's not good

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As spring blends into summer, some nursing home operators are going to start feeling more heat — and it will have nothing to do with the weather. They will be given places on the proverbial hot seat. Well-earned seating arrangements, as it were.

GAO report says hundreds more deficient nursing homes should be added to watch list

GAO report says hundreds more deficient nursing homes should be added to watch list

Nearly 450 nursing homes should be added to the federal government's Special Focus Facility (SFF) program, which monitors consistently problematic nursing homes, say the authors of a new report from the Government Accountability Office.