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After the deaths of eight seniors last week "... nursing homes and assisted-living facilities would have 45 days to submit plans that would include acquiring generators to ensure temperatures could be maintained at 80 degrees or cooler for 96 hours after losing electricity. Nursing homes and assisted-living facilities would have to carry out the plans within 60 days." ...
The Orlando Sentinel's Scott Maxwell blasts officials for what he calls an "American horror story" that unfolded in a South Florida nursing home.
"We live in a state that has systematically rolled back regulations on nursing homes and assisted-living centers and that has repealed protections for the people who live there."