Allegation of Neglect at Lake Ridge Care Center
According to a story in the Star & Tribune, titled Medication Errors Tied to Buffalo Nursing Home Death, Lake Ridge Care Center provided “inadequate medication administration, which was relying on a report completed by state investigators.
Substantiated Complaint of Medication Error at Lake Ridge Care Center
As an attorney who handles nursing home abuse and neglect case, I can inform the public that there are state and federal regulations which apply to nursing homes which accept Medicare/Medicaid funds, including that the nursing home:
(1) It is free of medication error rates of five percent or greater; and
(2) Residents are free of any significant medication errors.
This website is not intended to provide legal advice as each situation is different and specific factual information must be obtained before an attorney is able to assess the legal questions relevant to your situation.
If you or a loved one has suffered an injury from neglect or abuse in a nursing home or other care facility that serves the elderly in Minnesota please contact our firm for a free consultation and information regarding the obligations of the facility and your rights as a resident or concerned family member.