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Charges filed against the 21 employees include cruelty to people 65 or older and involve accusations of abuse, neglect and financial exploitation.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald
• Three month investigation led to arrests of 21 at Alzheimer’s center
Source: Gainesville Times
• Audio: Raid came a day after Elder Abuse Law took effect
• Alzheimer’s Care of Commerce raided
• 21 charged after inquiry finds Alzheimer’s patients were abused
Source: New York Times
Macon’s Coliseum hospitals included in Medicare settlement
Coliseum Health System’s two Macon hospitals are among 23 hospitals affiliated with Hospital Corporation of America that agreed to pay more than $7.14 million to the United States to settle a Medicare fraud case.
Source: Macon Telegraph