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Assisted Living Kicks Out the Frail ’Cause ‘We Can’t Take Care of You Any Longer’

September 12, 2018

From the Kaiser Health News website

Across the country, assisted living facilities are evicting residents who have grown older and frail, essentially saying that “we can’t take care of you any longer.”

Evictions top the list of grievances about assisted living received by long-term care ombudsmen across the U.S. In 2016, the most recent year for which data are available, 2,867 complaints of this kind were recorded — a number that experts believe is almost surely an undercount.

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