Client at Traditions of Owatonna Found to Have MAGGOTS in Wound

Written By: Kenneth LaBore | Published On: 14th January 2019
Substantiated Allegation of Neglect at Traditions of Owatonna after Foul Urine Smell and MAGGOTS in the wound
Substantiated Allegation of Neglect at Traditions of Owatonna after Foul Urine Smell and MAGGOTS in the wound

MDH Cites Traditions of Owatonna after Nasty MAGGOTS found in Client’s Wound

In a report from the Minnesota Department of Health it is alleged that a client at Traditions of Owatonna was neglected when the facility failed to monitor a wound on the client’s right foot. At the clinic, the client was observed to have a foul urine smell and maggots in the wound.

Failure to Provide Proper Care Leads to Neglect Findings by MDH at Traditions of Owatonna

Neglect was substantiated. The facility was responsible for the maltreatment when wound care was not conducted by facility staff as ordered.

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A common form of neglect in elder care facilities involves issues with improper skin care and wound care. Maggots in a wound are preventable neglect with proper care and supervision.

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