Nursing Home Employee Accused Of Abuse

A nursing home employee has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor after being captured on hidden video abusing a patient. “She would make him clean himself up after accidents,” described the patient's son. “There’s one situation where she ran up to him and put her middle finger in his face…you could see her cleaning his genital area and then forcing the same rag into his face.” 

Police detailed a report of the incidents after reviewing the video. The county state's attorney created a plea deal ordering the nurse to 100 hours of community service, a $1,500 fine and a letter of apology to the patient's family. For more, read the story