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States with the best/worst nursing homes

Published On: Aug 14 2013 12:26:17 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 15 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

These 20 states are among the best -- and worst -- when it comes to nursing home care.

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The group Families for Better Care has released its annual Nursing Home Report Cards, ranking the nation's nursing homes based on nursing hours per resident per day, staffing levels, health inspections, the number of deficiencies and verified ombudsman complaints. Here are the states with the best and worst nursing homes:


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