Senators slam abuse in nursing homes; criticize CMS over reporting requirements 

If there’s anything that will bring a bipartisan group of U.S. senators together, it’s the topic of abuse in nursing homes and a hearing Tuesday was proof yet again.Abuse deficiencies cited in nursing homes more than doubled in four years, increasing from 430 in 2013 to 875 in 2017, a Government Accountability Office report released … Continue reading Senators slam abuse in nursing homes; criticize CMS over reporting requirements 

Disbarred Georgia lawyer admits stealing almost $400,000 from elderly clients 

A former Acworth, Georgia lawyer who stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from elderly clients is already out of jail, released the same day he pleaded guilty and was sentenced by a Cobb Superior Court judge. A press release by the Cobb District Attorneys’ office said Cheatham is never allowed to practice law again, nor … Continue reading Disbarred Georgia lawyer admits stealing almost $400,000 from elderly clients