Feds want judge to reject Florida operator’s bankruptcy plans
Apr 19, 2022
A Florida nursing home operator’s bankruptcy plans could be in jeopardy as federal regulators argue that granting the provider protection would prevent residents and their families from pursuing future...
Six nursing home entities file for bankruptcy following $258M FCA ruling
Mar 04, 2021
Six affiliated nursing home businesses of Consulate Health Care have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in response to a $258 million judgment in a False Claims Act case against the operator.
Sizing up a major skilled-care bankruptcy: Prelude or a comeuppance?
Dec 10, 2018
When Senior Care Centers announced last week it would seek creditor protection, shockwaves quickly shot through the field. After all, this was no mom-and-pop operator.
Aria faces allegations of ‘gross self-dealing’ in Arkansas bankruptcy case
May 10, 2018
Aria Health Group and its owners participated in “gross self-dealing and corporate wrong” by transferring money from debtors it controlled to itself in the months before and after those companies...
At least 9 lawsuits against SNFs on hold as a result of Orianna bankruptcy
Apr 16, 2018
A bankruptcy filing by Tennessee-based Orianna Health Systems has put at least nine wrongful death lawsuits against the company’s nursing homes on hold indefinitely.
Critics say Texas-based nursing home operator using bankruptcy to hide from dozens of lawsuits
Jan 29, 2018
Preferred Care of Plano filed for bankruptcy in November claiming in court that more than 160 lawsuits led to its financial demise.
Nearly three dozen Preferred Care Group facilities file for bankruptcy
Nov 15, 2017
Thirty-three Preferred Care Group-affiliated nursing homes filed for bankruptcy on Monday, citing costly ongoing negligence and personal injury litigation against the provider.
Former nursing home leaders still on the hook for $2.25 million following bankruptcy
Jan 29, 2015
On the heels of a Florida court decision that puts a nursing home unlikely to emerge unscathed from bankruptcy, a federal appeals court has ruled former officers and directors of a different nursing home...
Court: Residents’ ‘immediate jeopardy’ outweighs bankruptcy considerations, so provider...
Jan 28, 2015
Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration can continue to try to revoke a nursing home’s operating license, despite the facility declaring bankruptcy, a federal bankruptcy court has ruled.
Ask the legal expert … about loan defaults and negotiations
Nov 01, 2013
Our facility is encountering financial difficulties. What do we need to keep in mind about the legal implications of defaults under our loan documents and negotiating with our lender?