Nursing Home Abuse Caught On Camera
The family of a nursing home patient suspected abuse after he complained of mistreatment. As a result, they set up a hidden camera. To their dismay, the video footage confirmed the abuse. The family is fighting back to avenge their loved one and prevent the mistreatment of others.
“The horrifying images of [the nurse] striking this defenseless patient and wrenching his head as she tended to him underscored our need to ensure that all families [in this state], regardless of their income, have access to state-of-the-art technology they need to watch over their loved ones,” he said. “As this indictment shows, hidden cameras not only expose patient abuse, they can provide the ‘smoking-gun’ evidence that helps bring abusers to justice,” said the family's attorney. For more, read the story.
Posted on Wed, April 5, 2017
by Melissa Small filed under