E.P. nursing home closing amid missing paychecks, safety violations

ELDERWOOD AT RIVERSIDE, located at 100 Wampanoag Trail in East Providence, said it expects to end operations no later than May 31, 2022, and that the closure plans will impact 26 residents and 48 staff at the facility. / COURTESY ELDERWOOD
ELDERWOOD AT RIVERSIDE, located at 100 Wampanoag Trail in East Providence, said it expects to end operations no later than May 31, and that the closure will affect 26 residents and 48 workers at the facility. / COURTESY ELDERWOOD
EAST PROVIDENCE – A 57-bed nursing home called Elderwood at Riverside says it’s closing down by the end of the month, after the R.I. Department of Health issued a compliance order stopping the nursing home from admitting new residents for at least 30 days. The facility faces violations for unpermitted construction and citations for failing…

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