Nursing Home Pressure Sore Injury Residents of nursing homes have a few areas of risk that are the greatest, some like falls, being dropped from lifts, medication mistakes, sexual and physical abuse are obvious forms of neglect. Pressure sore injury
Bedsore Stages of Injury Bedsore stages is the same as the stages of a pressure injury. There are many different names for bedsores, including the same word split into bed sore, pressure injuries, pressure sores, pressure ulcer and decubitus ulcer
Pressure Injury Stages Have Many Names There are names for skin breakdown and deterioration leading to need for pressure injury stages. Pressure injuries are commonly referred to as “bedsores” sometimes spelled “bed sores” they are medically called decubitus ulcers and as know
Minnesota Nursing Home Bed Sore Lawyer Elder neglect and abuse is preventable as a nursing home bed sore lawyer I frequently see wounds with infection, deep sores, some to the bone and requiring surgery including amputations of feet and lower
In a report from the Minnesota Department of Health cited Good Samaritan Society Bethany when the facility did not adequately provide pain management and comfort to a terminally ill resident. Substantiated Complaint Good Samaritan Society Bethany Substantiated Neglect After Failure to
Accessible Space ASI South Complaint Findings for Neglect – Sore – Decubitus Ulcer In a report concluded on February 17, 2015, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Accessible Space ASI South for neglect – debubiti. It is alleged that a client was neglected
Faribault Care Center Faribault Complaint Findings for Neglect – Wound Care In a report concluded on June 6, 2014, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Faribault Care Center Faribault for neglect of health care. It is alleged that neglect occurred when a resident developed
Country Home Comforts Brook Park Complaint Findings for Medications In a report concluded on July 5, 2012, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Country Home Comforts Brook Park for medication administration. It is alleged that the licensee does not have an adequate
In a report dated December 20, 2016, the Minnesota Department of Health alleged that a client at Cottage Grove White Pines II was neglected when s/he developed a stage four pressure ulcer while at the facility.
Untreated Pressure Injury- A Common Problem in Nursing Homes Upon admission to a nursing home a resident should have a full body skin assessment where they are looking for any open areas, cuts, scratches, rashes or other skin risk issues.