A NURSE was forced to take extreme action to catch a perverted handyman who sexually abused an elderly resident at a Borough Green nursing home, a court heard. After her suspicions were dismissed by her manager, the nurse at Westbank Care Home, on Sevenoaks Road, installed a small spy camera in the room of the […]
Monday the 30th
A nursing home employee was found guilty Thursday on charges of raping a 92-year-old patient at the home.
Friday the 27th
According to the complaint, Borras was admitted to the Maryhaven center in Glenview on Jan. 19, 2012, suffering from many conditions, including dementia, muscle weakness, convulsions, hypertension and diabetes. She was then admitted to the Ballard center in Des Plaines on July 17, 2012. During her stay at both facilities, Borras claims she developed multiple […]
Wednesday the 25th
The nurse charged with mistreating a patient at an Andover nursing home has pleaded not guilty. Geofrey Nyanswego appeared in a Butler County courtroom Monday. He had his nursing license suspended following an investigation at Victoria Falls Nursing Center in May. The investigation focused on the possible abuse and neglect of at least one resident. […]
Monday the 23rd
A 40-year-old man accused of mistreating an adult at an Andover nursing home has been released on bond but ordered to stay in Kansas while the case continues.
Wednesday the 18th
Casey Kasem could have died after his wife disconnected his surgically implanted feeding tube and snatched him from a California nursing home against medical advice at 2:30 a.m., staff members claim. The shocking details — revealed in documents and an exclusive interview with a private investigator — paint a desperate portrait of Jean Kasem, who […]
Monday the 16th
Eight Connecticut nursing homes have been fined by the state Department of Public Health for incidents involving lapses in care, including a failure to call 911 when a resident was dying and a case in which one resident attacked another with a butter knife.
Friday the 13th
A London nursing home owned by St. Joseph’s knew a 92-year-old resident was assaulted four times by other residents but kept the truth from regulators, a health inspector says. The elderly woman was twice squeezed by the wrists, a third time choked until others heard her scream for help and a fourth time hit in […]
Wednesday the 11th
Six employees at a Medford nursing home ignored multiple alarms alerting them to a 72-year-old patient’s distress as she lay in bed, struggling to breathe, state Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman said Thursday.
Monday the 9th
A woman is suing a west suburban rehabilitation center and a hospital after doctors found a condom lodged inside a patient’s stomach.
Friday the 6th