Today the last of some 200 patients who were faced with losing federal funding for their stays at McKendree Village will move out. The well-respected, private nursing home – Nashville’s largest – was the highest profile on a long list of facilities that received Health Department suspensions this year. The exodus from McKendree caps a record year for state regulators. WPLN’s Blake Farmer reports.
By: Blake Farmer
Blake Farmer is WPLN's assistant news director, but he wears many hats - reporter, editor and host. He covers the Tennessee state capitol while also keeping an eye on Fort Campbell and business trends, frequently contributing to national programs. Born in Tennessee and educated in Texas, Blake has called Nashville home for most of his life.
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