Perkins Township, OH - Bruises on an elderly woman's chest. Falls that go unreported. Medications not given. And now an allegation that a nurse raped a patient helpless to report the abuse or protect himself.
"It hurts my heart," said Olivia Burns, who has been a nursing assistant at Concord Care and Rehabilitation Center for nearly 24 years. She resigned Tuesday after hearing about nurse John R. Riems' arrest on charges of sexually abusing a patient.
January 22, 2008