A nursing home will be closed due to an unannounced inspection revealing the facility was not meeting the standard of care for patients. The patients were not in a clean environment and there was no protection against infection prevention and control. Police are also investigating the nursing home.
A group advocating for better nursing home care “has assigned individual key workers to work closely with each of the residents of [the nursing home] and their families, to find alternative accommodation so they can receive safe, high quality care in a suitable environment which meets their individual needs,” a spokesman said. For more, read the story.