Care Age Country Home Park Rapids Complaint Findings for Neglect
In a report concluded on June 25, 2012, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Care Age Country Home Park Rapids for neglect of supervision.
Wandering Client at Care Age Country Home Park Rapids
The allegation of neglect of supervision based on the following: Client #1 was not adequately supervised when he was found by a member of the community up to 3/4 of a mile away from the facility on three separate occasions in the last nine months. The client did not know his name or where he lived and was found each time on the same extremely busy highway. The client was not adequate dressed for the weather conditions when on one very cool day; he was found only a sweatshirt. The most recent incident he was noted to have crossed busy highway to the other side. Staff on duty at the time of each incident was not aware client was missing.
For more information from the Minnesota Department of Health, Office of Health Facility Complaints concerning nursing homes, assisted living and other elder care providers view resolved complaints at the MDH website.
If you have concerns about wandering and elopement or any form of elder abuse or neglect contact Minnesota Elder Abuse Attorney Kenneth LaBore at 1-888-452-6589 or by email at KLaBore@MNnursinghomeneglect.com