(CBS DETROIT) – A team of agents appointed by Michigan’s Attorney General Dana Nessel will make unannounced visits to nursing homes.
Nessel says the visits are a part of an investigation of abuse and neglect.READ MORE: Gov. Whitmer Threatens Profit Seizure If Pipeline Keeps Operating
The sentinel project will determine which nursing homes will be investigated, based on previous data and reports.READ MORE: Missed Gov. Whitmer's Press Conference? Here's Her Update On The State's Response To COVID-19
This comes after the attorney general declined requests from Republican lawmakers to investigate the state’s handling of COVID-19 in nursing homes.MORE NEWS: Report: University Of Michigan Missed Chances To Stop Doctor’s Abuse
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