New Era Community Health Center, an assisted living facility in Homestead, is facing $16,500 in fines by the Agency for Health Care Administration for a series of disturbing incidents, one of them deadly.
New Era Community Health Center, an assisted living facility in Homestead, is facing $16,500 in fines by the Agency for Health Care Administration for a series of disturbing incidents, one of them deadly. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA Fresno Bee Staff Photo
New Era Community Health Center, an assisted living facility in Homestead, is facing $16,500 in fines by the Agency for Health Care Administration for a series of disturbing incidents, one of them deadly. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA Fresno Bee Staff Photo

Monique O. Madan covers breaking news and immigration; she previously covered local government. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and The Dallas Morning News. She is currently a 2018-2019 Reveal Fellow at the Center for Investigative Reporting. Madan was on the award-winning team that earned first place for its 2018 breaking news coverage of the bridge collapse at Florida International University. She graduated from Miami Dade College and Emerson College in Boston.