Recent MDH Substantiated Neglect Finding at Moorhead Rehab & HCC after medication error, medication theft pain management issues. Resident Suffers Multiple Pressure Injuries It is alleged by the Minnesota Department of Health that Moorhead Rehab & HCC neglected the resident
Bed Sores and Pressure Injury is Avoidable Avoiding Nursing Home Pressure Injuries Sores – Pressure Ulcer Injury Nursing homes are established to provide the elderly with the assistance and care they need. In many instances, your loved one may become
MDH Cites North Ridge Health and Rehab after Resident Suffers Pressure Sores In a report from the Minnesota Department of Health it is alleged that a client at North Ridge Health and Rehab was neglected when the alleged perpetrator (AP)
Pressure Sore Stages Pressure sores stages are categorized into four key stages depending on their age, size, depth and severity. The National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel, a professional organization that promotes the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers, defines each stage.
Bedsore Injury Injuries Are Preventable Bedsore injury is preventable with proper care and treatment and sufficient staff at nursing homes and other elder care facilities to ensure that residents who need assistance are turned and repositioned at least every two
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
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 Bedsore Lawyer Elder care nursing home bedsore lawyer cases usually involve a pressure sore or ulcer also known as bedsore which started or worsened due to a lack of care. Disabled residents require assistance with many activities
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
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.