St John Lutheran Home Springfield Neglect Substantiated

In a reported from the Minnesota Department of Health dated May 6, 2016, it is alleged that a resident was neglected when the facility staff failed to monitor for medication side effects and not assess a change in condition when the resident had five suicide attempts after starting a medication that has suicidal ideations as a known side effect.  In addition, the facility failed to notify the family of these incidents.

Nursing Home Injuries

Minnesota Nursing Home Injuries There are many ways that residents suffer nursing home injuries, many are falls, being dropped from lifts or injured in transfer, falls from the toilet or in the shower, fall from bed or out of a