Comments for: Pittsfield nursing home to close, citing financial pressures

Posted July 10, 2014, at 5:27 p.m.
Last modified July 11, 2014, at 3:57 p.m.

PITTSFIELD | After nearly three decades, a Pittsfield nursing home plans to close its doors in early September, citing financial pressures faced by many other rural nursing facilities throughout the state. The family-owned Pittsfield Rehab & Nursing announced Thursday it will cease operations effective Sept. 5. The 57-bed home …


An earlier version of this report quoted Mary Ford as saying state legislation to add funding for nursing homes had not been funded. The initial funding has been approved and will be allocated after the state completes its rule-making process.

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