"The building has been sealed off and we are conducting a criminal investigation inside", Hollywood Police Chief Tomas Sanchez told reporters Wednesday.
The Rehabilitation Center never lost power - but a transformer that drove its air conditioning unit was knocked out, the facility's administrator said Wednesday.
A criminal investigation was underway, Hollywood police said. As a precaution, police also evacuated another 18 patients who were in an adjacent health facility, and are checking on the other 42 nursing homes and assisted living facilities in the Hollywood area.
The causes of their death were not immediately clear, but the facility, Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, completed a precautionary evacuation of all its patients.
Hollywood spokeswoman Raelin Storey said one patient died on Tuesday and the body was taken away by a funeral home.
County Commissioner Beam Furr, whose district includes Hollywood, said the situation is critical at places where older residents are effectively trapped because the lack of power means elevators don't work. But after more deaths sparked new questions about conditions at the center, the body was claimed by the medical examiner.
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Shocked Americans were struggling on Thursday to understand how eight elderly people in a Florida retirement home - directly across the street from a hospital - could have died in the days following Hurricane Irma's devastating passage.
Moulder said her 93-year-old mother, Bertha Aguiar, suffers from Alzheimer's disease and has been stressed since she was evacuated from the nursing home.
Detailing the problems identified this week by the Agency for Health Care Administration, member station WLRN reports, "In its complaint, the healthcare agency said that on September 10 the rehab center 'became aware that its air conditioning equipment had ceased to operate effectively.'".
"We stayed with her for about four hours and then they decided they were going to take all the equipment off", said Wingo, "and that was it".
People at the facility began to call 911 during the afternoon on September 12, and emergency crews arrived to help patients.
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In addition, at least five people died and more than a dozen were treated after breathing carbon monoxide fumes from generators in the Orlando, Miami and Daytona Beach areas. Randy Katz, medical director of Memorial Regional's emergency department.
Was the center's backup generator capable of powering the air conditioning system?
The stepped-up efforts came after the eight deaths the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, which shocked the state's top leaders even as they surveyed destruction from a storm that spread its punishing effects across the entire state.
The nursing home said it was prepared for the hurricane, which slammed into Florida early Sunday morning.
The nursing home has had a list of safety violations and citations, including two for not following generator regulations in 2014 and 2016.
He said he visited his father, Miguel Antonio Franco and his mother just last week, and they seemed fine. The association added that it is working with state officials to identify homes without power so that utility companies could prioritize those in greatest need. About 110,000 people remained in shelters across the state.
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