Nursing Home Concerns

In his opening statement Senator Grassley complained that Clinton administration officials had refused to testify because protocol had not… read more

In his opening statement Senator Grassley complained that Clinton administration officials had refused to testify because protocol had not been followed by letting citizens testify first. Relatives who had lost family members in nursing homes then testified that they were outraged when officials did not adequately look into their complaints about substandard care. They were followed by a panel who testified about abusive treatment in nursing homes and that state and federal officials often ignored complaints or did not adequately fix problems in nursing homes. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • George Grob Official Department of Health and Human Services->Inspector General
  • Michael Hash Staff Member General Accounting Office->Health Care Financing Administration
  • William Scanlon Associate Director General Accounting Office->Health Care Financing Administration
  • Chuck Grassley U.S. Senator [R] Iowa
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Nursing Home Concerns

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Program ID:
121953-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 22, 1999
Last Aired:
Mar 29, 1999

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  • Mar 22, 1999 | 1:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 22, 1999 | 2:04pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 22, 1999 | 8:41pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 23, 1999 | 3:43am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 29, 1999 | 3:06am EST | C-SPAN 1
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