Tag: Nursing Home Abuse

Is Carlton at the Lake truly a best practice?

Last year, The Chicago Reporter wrote about the Carlton at the Lake nursing home in the Uptown neighborhood as an example of some of the best practices in nursing home care in the city. As of last week, the home had retained its stellar rating. But Mary Roman says that her mother died a horrible... Read more »

Alden Management Promises Changes in Meeting with Elected Officials

A representative from Alden Management Services promised capital improvements to two of its majority-black nursing homes and outreach to area churches, but did not pledge to hire additional staff in a meeting Friday with elected officials and Illinois Department of Public Health leaders. Senator Jacqueline Collins, Rep. Andre Thapedi and Ald. Freddrenna Lyle, Illinois Department of Public Health Director... Read more »