Police Investigation Leads to Arrest of Nursing Home Employee
After a Police investigation at John M. Reed Nursing Home in Washington County, Virginia, it was determined that an
employee may have been physically and emotionally abusing one or more residents at the facility.
Amanda Tibble, 34, a certified nurses assistant, was arrested yesterday
and charged with five counts of willful abuse, neglect or exploitation
of an adult, according to Sheriff Ed Graybeal of the Washington County
The woman is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on March 10 that will focus on the allegations of abuse. 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 Virginia.
Posted on Tue, March 2, 2010
by Kristie Pierce