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UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019

Lakeland Village facility fails federal review

Lakeland Village facility fails federal review, must correct problems before taking new residents.


UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018

Suspected child predator was counselor at Lakeland Village nursing facility

A Spokane man arrested this month in a sting operation targeting child predators had briefly worked as a counselor at Lakeland Village, the state-operated nursing and rehabilitation center in Medical …


UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017

Spokane cardiologist Romeo Pavlic to pay $300,000 to settle federal medical fraud claims

Spokane cardiologist Dr. Romeo Pavlic agreed Tuesday to pay $300,000 to settle a federal lawsuit alleging he over billed Medicaid and Medicare for tests he did not perform on developmentally …


Doug Clark: Gordon Vales tore his way into our hearts

One of the gentlest souls I’ve ever met went to sleep in his South Hill apartment last week and didn’t wake up. Gordon Vales. He was 79.


Lakeland Village gets reprieve

Federal officials have backed away from a threat to cut funding from Lakeland Village as a result of improvements responding to numerous violations. The Washington state Department of Social and …


Lakeland Village Nursing Facility residents to lose Medicaid funding

The federal government plans to cut off Medicaid funding for 83 residents under long-term care at Lakeland Village Nursing Facility as of next Thursday. State officials said on Wednesday that …


Jim Kershner’s This Day in History

From our archives, 100 years ago The final report of a special state Senate investigative committee harshly criticized a construction decision made at the Medical Lake insane asylum, as Eastern …


Lakeland cuts to specialized services are improper, feds say

Lakeland Village, the state-run nursing facility for the developmentally disabled, is under fire from federal regulators for what’s described as improper cuts in specialized services to nearly 30 residents. The …


College students buttress work with Lakeland clients

About 40 college students volunteer at Lakeland Village in Medical Lake through a program called College In-Resident Volunteers. The program allows students to volunteer in exchange for housing on Lakeland’s …


Lakeland Village staff rally

Employees and supporters of Lakeland Village protested a cost-cutting recommendation to close the residential facility for the developmentally disabled to all but the most acute-care patients by 2017. A few …


Rally protests cuts at Medical Lake facility

Employees and supporters of Lakeland Village protested a cost-cutting recommendation to close the residential facility for the developmentally disabled to all but the most acute-care patients by 2017.


Care facilities face cuts

Lakeland Village, the residential facility for the developmentally disabled at Medical Lake, would be phased out in eight years for all but the most acute-care patients under a cost-cutting plan …