Wandering and elopement are serious concerns for the families of some Illinois nursing home residents, particularly those who suffer from dementia. Are enough safety precautions in place to prevent elderly and disabled adults from going missing?
Considering a nursing home for your loved one is always a tough decision. It can be stressful to find the right home and imagine other people caring for your family member. One of the sad truths of this decision is that Illinois has some of the worst options for nursing homes in the country.
The Illinois Medical Board has suspended a psychiatrist's license for reportedly overprescribing a potentially dangerous antipsychotic drug.