22 Nursing Homes In Region Cited for Health and Safety Violations

The 11 facilities identified in Minnesota for stricter oversight are just 3 percent of the state's nursing homes

ST. PAUL, Minn. —¬†Eleven Minnesota nursing homes are on a list of facilities cited by federal officials for patterns of health and safety violations, including Moorhead Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.

The list, which includes 6 facilities in North Dakota and 5 in South Dakota, has 400 nursing homes across the country that are in need of tighter oversight.

The facilities were identified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Two nursing homes in Rochester and Red Wing, Minnesota already receive twice the normal amount of inspections and risk losing federal funding if problems are not addressed.

 

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