Nursing Home Abuse Leads To Jail Sentence
A nursing home aide has been sentenced to jail for punching an elderly patient in the face. The aide will spend four weeks in jail and serve 5 years of probation. She has also been stripped of her license as a certified nursing assistant.
The patient had Alzheimer's but the judge noted that was no excuse for abuse. The aide apologized to the family upon sentencing. For more, read the story.
Posted on Thu, October 20, 2016
by Melissa Small filed under