Nursing Home Litigation

Illinois court upholds record $4.1 million award in nursing home stroke case

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An Illinois judge has upheld a jury ruling to award $4.1 million to the family of a nursing home resident who missed her anti-clotting medication, suffered a stroke — and died four years later.

TV report questions nursing homes' influence on regulators

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A TV station alleged Wednesday that Pennsylvania's largest nursing home provider group may have undue influence over state regulators.

Florida seeks to limit nursing home lawsuits; names new nursing home ombudsman

Florida seeks to limit nursing home lawsuits; names new nursing home ombudsman

Lawmakers in Florida are proposing a controversial bill that would put a $300,000 cap on non-economic damages in wrongful death cases involving nursing homes.