City nursing home among worst in nation

City nursing home among worst in nation

There are 5 comments on the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle story from Jul 14, 2013, titled City nursing home among worst in nation. In it, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reports that:

The water was too hot, or it would be so cold that one resident described taking a shower as "polar dipping."

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Atlanta, GA

#1 Jul 15, 2013
Its called greed. They charge you or the government $100,000 a year and pay the help $8.00 dollars and hour. Managemnet makes over $150,000 a year. Westgate is no better where elderly sit in poop amd are not feed. What a screwed up country America has become.

Since: Apr 13

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#2 Jul 17, 2013
this story is interesting.. i just hope the govt will do something about this

Since: Apr 13

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#3 Oct 25, 2013
The March report detailed 10 repeat violations of state and federal regulations meant to protect the health, safety and care of nursing home residents. The same report documented 15 others — from residents who feared retaliation if they complained about a staff member to the failure to treat residents with dignity to food not being served at the right temperature.

Chicago, IL

#4 Oct 25, 2013
Hold everything. What ethnicity are 90% of the hourly workers. Could this have been a factor?

Since: Oct 13

Phoenix, AZ

#5 Oct 26, 2013
Great Story. Hoping for best.

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