Archive for June, 2005

Nursing home abuse headlines from June, 2005.

June 2005

Nurse’s aide charged with abusing nursing home resident

Muskegon, MI – A nurse’s aide is charged with assaulting an 85-year-old patient in a Muskegon nursing home. Laticia Brown faces one count of “patient abuse” for the events of last summer. What happened behind the doors of the Roosevelt Park nursing home depends on who you believe. The attorney ed pills online pharmacy general […]

Wednesday the 22nd

State-by-State Guide to Nursing Home Performance Data

When conducting research about nursing homes in your state, it is helpful to know how the facilities fared during their recent inspections, especially with regard to deficiencies or complaints. Many states have recognized this need for performance data by posting “report cards” of various types online for consumers to access and review. Even if your […]

Wednesday the 15th

Nurse Charged With Stealing Pain Killers From Nursing Home Patients

Lansing, MI – Attorney General Mike Cox announced today charges against a Howell nursing home nurse supervisor of stealing prescription pain killers from hospice patients. Swartz Creek resident Jeffrey Joseph Wolos, 32, was arraigned Wednesday, June 9 in 53 District Court in Howell. A preliminary conference is scheduled for Tuesday. “It is vitally important that […]

Tuesday the 14th

Illinois Nursing Home Violations for May, 2005

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Public Health today announced the following type “A” violations of the Nursing Home Care Act for the month of May 2005. An “A” violation, which is the most serious licensure violation levied by the state, creates a condition in which there is a substantial probability that death or […]

Tuesday the 7th