Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect in Barn Hill Care Center

Signs of nursing home abuse and neglect are often seen in long term care facilities with below average ratings according to Medicare's Nursing Home Compare System. The for-profit, corporately owned Barn Hill Care Center located in Newton, New Jersey is one such below average rated nursing home. According to the NJ Division of Health Facilities Evaluation and Licensing, Barn Hill Care Center was routinely inspected two times between December 1, 2008 and November 30, 2010. This long term care facility was cited for 17 separate deficiencies during this time period, including, but not limited to, failure to maintain proper nutrition, failure … [Read more...]