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A Charlotte nursing home received a below average health inspection score by the North Carolina Public Health Department. Golden Living Center's Dartmouth location scored an 80, the lowest nursing home score in Mecklenburg County.

The health inspector found "wall damage throughout the facility," "excessive mold growth on block walls in the basement central supply closet," and "curtains dirty in certain rooms."

According to the inspection report, the health inspector also found "all patient room restroom sinks/counter tops damaged," "water damaged ceiling tiles," and "the interior of the ice machine collecting mold."

The nursing home's manager wouldn't comment and referred our questions to their corporate headquarters, which didn't comment.

To view the whole inspection report, click here.

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