Detroit Grandma just wanted a wheelchair ramp, but ended up being put under guardianship
Hear Alison E. Hirschel, Director of the Michiga Elder Justice Initiative, and Karrie Jordan, local long term care ombudsman for Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham Counties, answer questions from listeners on Michigan Radio's program, "Stateside." http://michiganradio.org/post/how-know-if-nursing-homes-are-treating-you...
KALAMAZOO, MI -- A nursing home has been cited 17 times after accusations it forced out residents triggered a visit from state and federal agencies, uncovering other issues that included a fatal fall by an unsupervised resident. Full Article
Sarah Cwiek for Michigan Radio: A plan to downsize a Kalamazoo nursing home that has some residents’ families and elder advocates crying foul is on hold for now, according to the facility’s CEO.