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

Nursing Home Resident Rights for Medicare and Medicaid

Federal Regulations Prohibit Abuse and Neglect of Nursing Home Resident Rights According to 42 CFR § 483.10, nursing home resident rights. A nursing home resident has “resident rights” – including the right to a dignified existence, self-determination, and communication with and access