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Nursing Home Citations For Physical, Mental & Sexual Abuse Doubled From 2013-2017

News | September 9, 2019

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Between 2013 and 2017, the number of physical, mental, and sexual abuse deficiencies in nursing homes rose by 103.5%. The deficiencies cited by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) state survey data doubled from 430 in 2013 to 875 in 2017. Physical abuse occurred most often in nursing homes at 46% from 2016…

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