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Kay Lazar

Lazar is a health reporter who focuses on aging, sports medicine, and public health. Her experience combines more than two decades of print and broadcast reporting. She previously worked as a news writer and producer at ABC and CBS radio networks.

Latest stories

Troubled nursing home company hires management firm to improve care

By , Globe Staff

The nursing home chain has been cited by state regulators for serious injuries and deaths in its Massachusetts facilities.

Mass. police increase dementia training

By , Globe Staff

Every municipal police officer in Massachusetts will be required to received training about dementia by June.

Nursing home sued over fatal Christmas accident

By , Globe Staff

The lawsuit alleges inadequate staffing, training, and supervision at Woodbriar Health Center caused the death of 83-year-old Mary Meuse.

Spaulding’s North End nursing home to remain open

By and , Globe Staff

Spaulding Rehabilitation Network, which was planning to close the nursing home, will instead sell the facility to a company that will renovate and operate it.