Across the country, thousands of nursing home residents face this situation every year:
"You had to go to the hospital, and when it came time to return home, to your nursing home, you were told you couldn't move back in"
This news is according to an article on the website NPR – National Public Radio.
Nationwide, between 8,000 and 9,000 people complain to the government about nursing home evictions every year. It's the leading category of all nursing home complaints, according to the federal Administration for Community Living.
Is this type of eviction legal? What can be done if it happens to you?