MDH Cites Crest View Lutheran Resident on Resident Abuse
In a report from the Minnesota Department of Health it is alleged that two clients at Crest View Lutheran when a staff failed to provide adequate supervision resulting in Resident #1 striking Resident #2 in the face. Resident #2 sustained a broken nose.
Failure to Supervise Residents at Crest View Lutheran Leads to MDH Substantiated Neglect Complaint
Neglect was substantiated when Resident #1, known for past aggressive behaviors towards residents, struck Resident #2 and Resident #2 sustained a broken nose.
Crest View Home Care Cited with Neglect after Failing to Assess a Client’s Change in Condition
In a MDH report neglect is substantiated. The client, who was diabetic, had slurred speech and increased confusion. When notified of the charges, the AP did not conduct a face-to-face assessment, take vital signs, or check the client’s blood sugar. The client went to the hospital.
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A common form of neglect in elder care facilities involves a lack of supervision and monitoring of the residents. A lack of supervision can lead to physical abuse and other injuries. Most forms of elder abuse are preventable with proper care and supervision.
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