Havenwood Care Center Bemidji Complaint Findings for Medication Administration
In a report concluded on December 27, 2012, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Havenwood Care Center Bemidji for nursing care lack of training medication administration.
It is alleged that residents are not receiving their medications as directed. In addition, call lights are not answered in a timely manner and there is a lack of training for staff on some procedures.
Havenwood Care Center Bemidji Complaint Findings for Neglect – Choking
In a report concluded on January 24, 2011, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Havenwood Care Center Bemidji for neglect of health care.
The allegation is neglect based on the following: Resident #1 choked on a piece of watermelon and required emergency care. Resident #1’s menu request form listed watermelon as a food the resident had an intolerance to. Nursing Assistant/NA/Alleged Perpetrator/AP-1 and Dietary Aide/ AP-2 failed to review Resident #1’s meal ticket prior to serving the resident her breakfast.
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 medication errors, or any other form of elder abuse or neglect contact Elder Abuse and Neglect Attorney Kenneth LaBore toll free at 1-888-452-6589 or by email at KLaBore@MNnursinghomeneglect.com.