Spectrum Community Health Neglect After Fall and Exploitation Substantiated

Spectrum Community Health Neglect After Fall and Exploitation Substantiated

Recent MDH Substantiated Neglect at Spectrum Community Health for medication theft.   Spectrum Community Health Complaint for Neglect Resulting in Femur Fracture In a report dated November 20, 2015, the Minnesota Department of Health alleged that a client was neglected

Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements

Minnesota Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements Nursing homes cannot seek pre-dispute arbitration agreement as condition for admission.  Pursuant to federal regulations 42 CFR 483.70(n), binding arbitration agreements. (1) A facility must not enter into a pre-dispute agreement for binding arbitration with

Reporting Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse

According to Minnesota Statute 626.5772, Subd. 2, “abuse” can include many things, including: an act against a vulnerable adult that constitutes a violation of, an attempt to violate, or aiding and abetting a violation of an assault, the use of drugs to injure or facilitate crime

Definition of “Neglect” and Nursing Home Neglect

Nursing Home Neglect Definition According to the National Adult Protective Services Association, NAPSA, “neglect” is described as: Physical neglect: includes failing to attend to a person’s medical, hygienic, nutrition and dietary needs, such as dispensing medications, changing bandages, bathing, grooming,

CRE Infection in Nursing Homes

CRE Infections, Infectious Disease and Other Preventable Neglect - Montevideo Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers Kenneth LaBore and Suzanne Scheller

CRE Infection in Nursing Homes CRE  – Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae is a new high risk infectious disease.  According to Wikipedia: Carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE), a CRE Infection is a family of gram-negative bacterium that are nearly immune to the carbapenem class of antibiotics, considered

Failure to Provide CRP to Nursing Home Resident

Facility and Provider Compliance – Failure to Provide CPR to Nursing Home Resident Failure to provide CPR to nursing home resident.  As an attorney who handles nursing home abuse and neglect cases in Minnesota, I can attest that many cases

MDH Allegation Resident was Emotionally and Physically Abused

Nursing Home Residents Should Never Be Emotionally or Physically Abused According to the MDH report an employee of the nursing home emotionally and physically abused a number of residents at the facility. The Department of Health determined the facility is responsible for