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August 2010

In Rockford, Illinois, nursing home competition is fierce. Rockford is considered “overbedded” due to an overabundance of nursing care and rehabilitation beds…

In Rockford, Illinois, nursing home competition is fierce, but it can lead to abuse or neglect. Rockford is considered “overbedded” due to an overabundance of nursing care and rehabilitation beds. The average occupancy rate in an Illinois nursing home is 80 – 82%, which means 14,000 vacancies per 100,000 beds….

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On August 8, 2010, one hundred year old Dorothy Butler was taken to Middle Tennessee Medical Center Emergency Department suffering from severe hemorrhaging, four broken ribs, and “two pressure sores and bruising”…

On August 8, 2010, one hundred year old Dorothy Butler was taken to Middle Tennessee Medical Center Emergency Department suffering from severe hemorrhaging, four broken ribs, and “two pressure sores and bruising”. The cause of her injuries was reportedly “unknown”. The Murfreesboro Police have launched an investigation into the cause…

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