TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SUSPENDS ADMISSIONS AT NURSING HOME
The Tennessee Department of Health has suspended new admissions to the Rivermont Care and Rehabilitation Center in Marion County until it gets its act together! The facility must also must pay a $1,500 state fine and a federal penalty of $4,200 a day until violations are corrected.
New admissions may be suspended any time conditions are determined to be, or are likely to be, detrimental to the health, safety or welfare of residents.
Hit them where it hurts…in their pocketbook! Read the news report here.