I-"Reporter's Inside Story: Nursing Homes Crowded, Dirty" - Nat Caldwell - Nashville Tennessean

I-"Reporter's Inside Story: Nursing Homes Crowded, Dirty" - Nat Caldwell - Nashville Tennessean

by: Nat Caldwell | publication date: March 31, 1968 | Publication: The Nashville Tennessean | pages: 1

"Nashvillians who plan to send an elderlly relative to one of this city's 26 nursing homes should be aware that they may be committing their loved ones to a crowded, unsanitary, ignored existence.
" I know. I as a patient in three of them last month.
"I have just finished a six weeks survey of privately owned Metro nursing homes for the elderly and for three weeks I was a patient.
"What I saw shocked me."

The first in Caldwell's six-part expose with follow-up of his investigation of Nashville's privately owned nursing homes.

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