Connecticut Fines Six Nursing Homes

By Cara Rosner The state Department of Public Health (DPH) has fined six nursing homes for violations that resulted in injuries to residents. Cheshire Regional Rehabilitation Center was fined $3,000 after a resident, who required…



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Nursing Homes Fined After Lapses In Care

By Cara Rosner Seven Connecticut nursing homes have been fined by the state Department of Public Health (DPH) for violations that endangered or injured residents.Harbor Village North Health and Rehabilitation Center in New London was…







Connecticut Sees Uptick In Stroke Deaths

By Fran Silverman While the prevalence of strokes in Connecticut has essentially remained the same in recent years, progress in slowing the number of deaths from stroke has declined in the state, a development the…


Connecticut Disciplines Two Nurses

By Kate Farrish The state Board of Examiners for Nursing Wednesday disciplined two nurses, including a registered nurse from Branford who stole an opioid painkiller for her own use. The RN, Alice J. Miller, admitted…