April 22, 2024

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Athena nursing homes pressured by lawsuits, fines, complaints

Athena nursing homes pressured by lawsuits, fines, complaints

Athena Health Care Systems, one of the biggest long-term care providers in Connecticut, has come under the scrutiny of officials in three New England states after receiving consistent complaints about conditions in its nursing homes.

Athena is also facing multiple lawsuits alleging that the company failed to pay employee health benefits and that it didn’t pay for temporary staffing during the pandemic.