A local nursing home is being slapped with a $60,000 fine for some serious violations.
The Illinois Department Of Health says Amberwood Nursing & Rehab Center in Rockford failed to notice the signs of a urinary tract infection and respiratory problems in two of its patients. That failure led to their emergency hospitalization.
Amberwood has requested a hearing on the department's claims, that is scheduled for April 10Th.
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