Three southern Illinois nursing homes are facing serious violations from the Illinois Department of Public Health. One home was fined $5,000 after accusations of Illinois nursing home neglect after it allowed a resident to leave the facility. A second home was fined $30,000 for Illinois nursing home abuse after an investigation determined that it failed to implement policies to prevent abuse. A third home was fined $10,000 for Illinois nursing home neglect in failing to prevent a resident from leaving the facility without staff knowledge.
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