Nursing Home Complaint Filed After Patient Death

The family of a loved one has filed a complaint against a nursing home after the patient came home with bruises from head to toe. The patient died just days later. “She was perfectly fine when she left my home. No bruises anywhere on her body,” said the patient's daughter. She believes the nursing home failed to properly care for her which led to her early death.

A roommate testified that the patient fell and it took nursing home staff more than normal to respond. When asked if she had ever experienced abuse, she defined her treatment as neglect. For more, read the story