Residents at Michigan’s Metron Nursing Home in Allegan will soon be looking for new places to live following the facilities violations of federal nursing home regulations. Metron has received 11 federal violations, including a violation concerning immediate jeopardy to a patients health. It is unfortunate that resident’s must be displaced and care routines will be interrupted, but there is a reason that federal nursing home regulations are in place–to provide quality care for nursing home residents. What residents and visitors may not see, may lead to serious lapses in the quality of patient care in the future. Metron operates seven nursing homes in Michigan.
For laws related to Michigan nursing homes, look here.