County-Owned Nursing Home Not Wholly Immune To Liability Claims, Appellate Court Rules

(January 7, 2020, 9:35 AM EST) -- ELGIN, Ill. — A county-owned nursing home sued over the injury of an elderly patient can  claim immunity only from certain failure to supervise claims, not from all negligence claims under the state Nursing Home Care Act, an Illinois appellate panel held Dec. 20 in a partial reversal of the trial court’s ruling (Arthur Sablik v. The County of De Kalb, No. 19-0293, Ill. App., 2nd Dist., 2019 Ill. App. LEXIS 987)....

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