Everything listed under: nursing home lawyer

  • Nursing Home Employees Under Investigation For Rape Charges

    Nursing home employees are under investigation after a nursing home patient in a vegetative state gave birth to a child. Police are pursuing sexual assault charges and looking for DNA matches to the child from male employees. The investigation has been ongoing since earlier suspicions were raised. The head of the company earlier resigned just after charges were filed.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Repeats Care Violations, Still In Operation

    A nursing home has been under fire for repeated violations and fines cited by the state health department. The violations have taken place over the past year and a half. However, the facility is still in operation.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Lawsuit Filed For Fall, Spinal Fracture

    A lawsuit has been filed against a nursing home that allowed a patient to fall. The patient was a high fall risk, but the facility failed to properly supervise and prevent the patient's fall. As a result, the patient fracture his spine and required hospitalization and surgery.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Cited For Immediate Jeopardy Crisis Situation

    A nursing home where a patient previously died from infection is considered to be in a crisis situation. The facility has been reviewed through the process of a four-day onsite inspection. The inspection report has not yet been released, but it was determined that the nursing home was in immediate jeopardy.A family member of a patient that died says she is disappointed in the way the care was handled for him.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Patient Dies Of Neglect, Hyperthermia

    A facility has been highlighted for allowing a patient to die after overheating. The patient was admitted after suffering a stroke. During his admission, the facility experienced excessive temperatures.   Read More...

  • Carolers Sing To Nursing Home Patients

    Carolers are bringing cheer to nursing home patients. They have been offering their cheer to others for years singing to former church members. Patients enjoyed the singing, asking when the group's album was coming out.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home CNA Charged With Rape Of Dementia Patient

    A certified nursing assistant has been accused of raping an elderly nursing home patient with dementia. The nursing assistant was arrested and placed on $50,000 bond after making an appearance in court. The nursing assistant covered his face as he was escorted. The judge entered a not guilty plea for him.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Closing, Loses Funding

    A nursing home that is closing has been denied Medicare and Medicaid funding. The facility received several citations that involved a lack of cleanliness, wound care, and medication errors. The hold on payments to reimbursement patient costs was publicized after the health inspections took place. An investigation of a patient's death also led to an investigation.   Read More...

  • Former Nursing Home Employee Makes Plea Deal For Sexual Assault

    A former nursing home employee made a plea deal after being charged on two counts with sexually assaulting a patient. The former employee was sentenced to 18 months in prison. He will also go on the sex offender list, with a requirement to comply and with sex offender laws and will go to sex offender therapy.   Read More...

  • Nursing Home Patients To Be Adopted For Christmas

    Nursing Home Residents are being adopted for Christmas this year at one nursing home. There is a tree with the residents wish lists available for people in the community to purchase Christmas gifts for them. The facility is highlighting people who have no family to visit or but them Christmas gifts.   Read More...