Time For A Tough Call
December 16, 2020
As reported in this week's issue of Village Voices, the Stephenson County Nursing Center – Walnut Acres – has been found "deficient" by the Illinois Department of Public Health, and is not only unable to receive any new Medicare or Medicaid payments, but is also facing the possibility of another additional fine.
Now, in case you didn't know it, the facility is one of the only publicly owned Nursing Home in the State of Illinois. (We found a total of six when doing research)
Let me repeat that so it sinks in – Walnut Acres is one of the only publicly owned Nursing Homes in the State...