Home Care Assistance of Minneapolis Complaint Findings for Exploitation
In a report concluded on March 20, 2014, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Home Care Assistance of Minneapolis/St. Louis Park for exploitation by staff – theft of jewelry.
It is alleged that financial exploitation occurred when a staff, alleged perpetrator (AP) took and pawned a client’s jewelry without permission.
Substantiated Allegation of Financial Exploitation at Home Care Assistance of Minneapolis
The preponderance of evidence established that financial exploitation did occur when the AP took 17 pieces of jewelry valued at $8,640.00 over a period of four months that belonged to the client without the client’s permission.
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 financial exploitation or any other form of elder abuse or neglect contact Minnesota Elder Abuse Attorney Kenneth LaBore at 612-743-9048 or toll free at 1-888-452-6589 or by email at KLaBore@MNnursinghomeneglect.com.