Sauer Health Care Winona Complaint Findings for Exploitation
In a report concluded on June 22, 2012, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Sauer Health Care Winona for exploitation by staff.
The allegation is financial exploitation based on the following: the alleged perpetrator (AP) took $40.00 from Resident #1’s purse without permission.
Sauer Health Care Winona Complaint Findings for Neglect
In a report concluded on May 17, 2012, the Minnesota Department of Health cites Sauer Health Care Winona for neglect of health care.
The allegation is neglect based on the following: Resident #1’s INR (a lab test that measures blood coagulation) was not checked, as ordered by the physician. The resident was noted to have low blood pressure, irregular pulse, and a bruise on her arm which seemed to be increasing in size. The resident was admitted to the hospital with a critical value INR that was greater than 10.0 (normal 1.0-3.0).
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 Elder Abuse and Neglect Attorney Kenneth LaBore toll free at 1-888-452-6589 or by email at KLaBore@MNnursinghomeneglect.com.