L.A. Supervisors Order Audit of County Health Department’s Nursing Home Investigation Procedures
On Tuesday, Los Angeles County supervisors ordered an audit of the county Department of Public Health's investigation procedures for health and safety complaints at nursing homes. The audit comes after reports that LADPH told inspectors to halt such investigations as part of a project to reduce the backlog of complaints.
- "L.A. County Orders Audit of Department Over Nursing Home Complaints" (Sewell/Brown, Los Angeles Times, 3/4).