See How New York's Nursing Homes Score in 'War on the Sore'
New York City nursing home residents suffer worse than national average rates of bedsores, clinically known as pressure sores or pressure ulcers, which appear or grow when bedridden patients are not frequently moved. Some facilities have been more successful than others at keeping the scourge under control. Roll over the nursing home locations to see the rates of the affliction for residents of each home in New York State, classified as high-risk for residents immobilized in bed and low-risk for others.
*Nursing home star ratings from the federal Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services combine data on health inspections, staffing and quality measures
Source: Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services