When one of the richest private-equity shops in the world bought the second-largest nursing-home chain in the United States, patients suffered.
Health risks increased. Citations increased. The number of health-code violations found at the chain each year between 2013 and 2017 rose 26 percent.
Find out more in this article on Esquire about what happened when this nursing home chain was purchased: When a Private Equity Shop Buys a Nursing Home, It Ain’t Good for the Patients.
Estate Planning attorney, Terry Garrett, is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and is active in the Texas and Austin Bar Associations. She graduated with honors from Cornell University. She was on the Dean’s List at Wharton Business School. She earned her J.D. at Columbia Law School, receiving the Parker Award and a Mellon Fellowship.
She assists families of people with special needs, people planning for the retirement years and people administering estates.