We have said it here before but the main problem with nursing homes is that the owners refuse to hire enough staff to provide good care for the residents. The corporations which own America’s nursing homes put profits ahead of people.

This recent article about a state owned nursing home in Arizona documents more of the same. States should impose mandatory minimum staffing levels at all long term care facilities.

Read what NCCNHR has to say about staffing.

Dan Frith
Dan Frith

Dan Frith has over 25 years of experience representing individuals and families in cases of medical malpractice throughout Virginia. He has been named "Best Medical Malpractice Attorney" by Roanoker Magazine and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. To speak with Dan, contact him by email at