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Still Failing the Frail.

Simmons-Ritchie D. Penn Live. November 15, 2018.

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November 28, 2018
Simmons-Ritchie D. Penn Live. November 15, 2018.

Nursing home patients are vulnerable to preventable harm due to poor safety culture, insufficient staffing levels, lack of regulation enforcement, and misaligned financial incentives. This news investigation reports on how poor practices resulted in resident harm in Pennsylvania nursing homes and discusses strategies for improvement, such as enhancing investigation processes.