City's Health Chief Closes 3 Nursing Homes for Abuses

City's Health Chief Closes 3 Nursing Homes for Abuses

by: Pamela Zekman | publication date: March 9, 1971 | Publication: The Chicago Tribune | pages: 1

Three more nursing homes were ordered closed yesterday by Dr. Murray Brown, city health commissioner, who directed the owners to transfer a total of 120 patients to other nursing facilities.

The Tribune reports that City health commissioner continues to shut down under-performing Chicago area nursing homes.