Verbal Abuse to Client of Atwater ICF in Atwater Minnesota
In a report from the Minnesota Department of Health alleged that a client at Atwood ICF was emotionally abused when the alleged perpetrator AP#1 inappropriately instructed the client to urinate on the floor. In addition, it is alleged that the client’s privacy was violated when AP #2 made inappropriate video of AP #1’s interactions with the client.
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Atwood ICF Cited for Abuse of Client
Based on a preponderance of evidence, abuse occurred when AP #1 used derogatory and demeaning language directed at the client while assisting the client during toileting and when the AP #1 kicked the client’s foot. A violation of the client’s privacy rights is not substantiated.
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