Did You Know That Nursing Homes in Texas are Allowed to Hire Employees with Violent Criminal Histories?

by Jeff Rasansky
Lax regulations in Texas nursing homes put residents at risk. According to News 8 investigator Charlotte Huffman (who spent several months analyzing state data), many nursing homes in Texas employ Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) who have a history of violent crimes. In Texas, apparently due to loopholes in regulations, someone who has plead guilty to serious and/or violent crimes (e.g.Read the full article