Three workers at a Queens nursing home were arrested for allegedly abusing patients. Authorities say the abuse happened at the Peninsula Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Beach Channel Drive in Far Rockaway. Two nurses and a nurse’s aide were reportedly caught on camera by the facility’s surveillance system either abusing the patients or doing nothing […]
Monday the 29th
A Snellville nursing home is facing possible fines and increased oversight after an 11Alive News investigation uncovered complaints of alleged abuse and neglect.
Thursday the 25th
Two Oklahoma nursing home caregivers pleaded guilty to an assortment of crimes this week, including using patients’ names to obtain prescription painkillers and forcing a disabled resident to lick dried spit off a wall while the incident was recorded on a cellphone.
Monday the 22nd
West Virginia’s Department of Health and Human Resources hosted an event Wednesday to raise awareness for elder abuse. West Virginia is one of the states with the largest population of senior citizens, and due to that elder abuse awareness is important to many residents.
Thursday the 18th
A nursing home worker is accused of vulnerable adult abuse after he allegedly threw shoes and water on an 86-year-old resident and repeatedly called her cell phone.
Tuesday the 9th