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87-year-old in jail for homicide after assaulting 76-year-old fellow resident at senior home

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — An elderly man at an assisted living home was killed after being assaulted by another resident early Saturday morning, police said.

The Lakewood Police Department said in a news release that officers responded to a call at the assisted living facility after a report of an assault involving two male residents with Alzheimer’s disease. 156 more words

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Assisted Living and a Loving Atmosphere

Last December, we brought my 93-year old mother out of her assisted living center to enjoy a wonderful Christmas with our family. My mother suffers from Alzheimer’s and due to behavior changes we put her in a facility. 464 more words

Aging Parents

Falling Ice Causes Gas Explosion At Duxbury Alzheimer's Facility

DUXBURY (CBS) – Falling ice caused a small gas line explosion Thursday morning at a Duxbury Alzheimer’s facility.

The ice that dropped caused a gas meter to become detached from a pipe that feeds the heating system at the Alzheimer’s care center. 92 more words

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Gear Up for Increased CMS Scrutiny of Hospice Services for Assisted Living Facility Residents

A recent study issued by the evaluation and policy division of the U.S. DHHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) indicates that hospices can expect increased scrutiny regarding the services they provide to assisted living facility residents. 354 more words

Health Care Law

Unlikely Pair: Unpaid Cook and Janitor Save Assisted Living Residents

Although this story is a few years old now, reading it today almost made me cry. The story is about a cook and a janitor, who stuck it out (without pay) when an assisted living home in California went under. 165 more words

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Wicked Wake Up Call: Please Take My Husband

Alicia Love gives Kim a call to see if she can get her husband checked in to her assisted living facility.

Have a friend you want to disrupt with a Wicked Wake-Up Call? 16 more words

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Senior Living Facility Evacuated In Belle Plaine Due To Burst Pipe

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An assisted living complex in Belle Plaine was evacuated Friday afternoon after a burst pipe in the third floor and flooded much of the building. 114 more words

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