Nursing Home Laundry Worker Arrested For Removing Narcotic Pain Patch
A nursing home worker has
been charged with elderly abuse and six felony counts of possession
of dangerous drugs.
The thirty-three-year-old laundry worker allegedly removed a prescription medication patch from
a resident's arm. The patch delivered the medication fentanyl, a
Her bond is set at $5,000. For more, read the story.
Robert W. Carter, Jr. is a Virginia attorney whose law
practice is dedicated to protecting the rights of the victims of
nursing home and assisted living neglect and abuse in Richmond,
Roanoke, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Danville, Charlottesville, and across
Posted on Tue, July 28, 2009
by Robert Carter