How to Avoid Injury From Mechanical Patient Lifts Nursing Homes have a legal duty to ensure that all the patient lifts also known as Hoyer Lifts and other medical equipment, including the staff training, is up to the standards. It
In a report from the Minnesota Department of Health a client from Faribault Senior Living (client #1) was neglected when facility staff failed to provide adequate supervision that resulted in another client (client #2) pushing client #1 resulting in a
Resident at Alex Assisted Living Falls from Patient Lift The Minnesota Department of Health has concluded that based on a preponderance of evidence, the allegation that a client was neglected at Alex Assisted Living in Alexandria Minnesota when the client
Villa Court Cromwell Substantiated Neglect In a report dated January 21, 2016, the Minnesota Department of Health alleged that a client was neglected when s/he was dropped from a lift due to equipment failure and suffered skin tears and bruising.