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  • Nurse Aides Terminated Following Insensitive Photo Leaked on Social Media

    Two nurse aides were immediately fired after an insensitive social media post went viral.   According to a report, the aides were employees at a nursing home facility who regularly cared for senior citizens.   The social media post contained an image of the aides with the caption “might drop your grandma later.”    According to the aides, the caption was a harmless joke which has been copied and re-posted on many forms of social media outlets.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Abuse Caught On Tape Through Social Media

    A nursing home patient was the target of abuse through social media.  Nursing home employees participated in a video showing the patient being antagonized by caregivers. "One of the employees was kicking his wheelchair and the Snapchat showed him trying to kick back and other employees laughing in the background," said the patient's son. The family members of the patient were disappointed to see no action taken to apologize or reconcile the situation.   Read More...