If Laguna Honda Could Manage COVID-19, Why Not Pacifica Companies at Kei-Ai LA?

Laguna Honda‚Äôs COVID-19 Outbreak Offers Lessons for Other Long-Term Care Homes This week San Francisco health officials have begun testing everyone at skilled nursing facilities for COVID-19, beginning with the county-run Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, where an early outbreak has amassed 21 cases of the virus among patients and staff. It could have … Read more

Orange County Buddhist Church Endorses Actions Taken to Stop Eviction of the Seniors from Sakura ICF

Save Our Seniors Network expresses deep gratitude to the Orange County Buddhist Church for their support for the seniors at Kei-Ai Los Angeles (in Lincoln Heights) and the Sakura Intermediate Care Facility in Boyle Heights. Thank you, Orange County Buddhist Church! SOS Network encourages you to support Orange County Buddhist Church: www.ocbuddhist.org

COVID-19 Vaccines not a Panacea

Pacifica Companies must be forced to stop coercing seniors to move during the middle of this pandemic! 12 Fully-Vaccinated Los Angeles Residents Infected With Covid-19, Says County Health Official https://deadline.com/2021/04/12-los-angeles-residents-reinfected-covid-vaccinated-1234734552/ By Tome TappApril 14, 2021

Sakura ICF Families No Viable Options

In addition to Pacifica Companies’ “Transition Plan” being, effectively, a “death sentence proposal,” it will represent an attack on bilingual/bi-cultural services and exacerbate gentrification problems in Boyle Heights. See the spreadsheet: https://app.box.com/s/9bv00s9hl5lpge7n0df6lxq2yxg1swwv Simply put, there exists NO OTHER facility like the Sakura Intermediate Care (ICF) anywhere else in the United States. It is part of … Read more

SOS Calls for REJECTION of Pacifica Companies’ Proposal to Endanger Japanese American Seniors

On March 29, Pacifica Companies submitted a “Transition Plan” requesting permission from the California Department of Public Health to mass evict seniors from their 100% COVID-19-free home in the middle of the pandemic. Here is the SOS letter to Cassie Dunham, Acting Deputy Director of the CDPH: If one examines this matrix (below), it can … Read more

Los Angeles County Inspector General Issues Second Report on Nursing Home Crisis

Why No Mention of Kei-Ai Los Angeles, the Number One Cumulative COVID-19 Death Facility West of the Mississippi? https://oig.lacounty.gov/Portals/OIG/Reports/SNF_Second%20Interim%20Reports_February%202021.pdf Issued on February 16, this is a continuation of an ongoing investigation into the crisis in nursing homes related to COVID-19, the management of which has been dysfunctional in terms of proper oversight. The new report … Read more

COVID-19 Disproportionately Affects Those Who Live in the LA Metropolitan Area Due to Poor Air Quality

If the dangers of contracting COVID-19 increase in areas with poor air quality, why is Pacifica Companies being allowed to pursue eviction plans for seniors at the Sakura Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) in the middle of the pandemic? The Los Angeles Metropolitan area has some of the worst air quality in the nation. Even if … Read more

Gavin Newsom’s Cuomo-Style Nursing Home Scandal

Larry O’Connor | Posted: Feb 19, 2021 12:40 PM https://townhall.com/columnists/larryoconnor/2021/02/19/gavin-newsoms-cuomostyle-nursing-home-scandal-n2585014 In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, the governor of California did just what Andrew Cuomo did in New York. He ordered nursing homes to admit COVID-positive patients. This appears to have allowed the virus to spread to the most vulnerable population, just as … Read more