Woodbury Nursing Home Aide – Woodbury Health Care Center
Woodbury Nursing Home Aide -in a story dated April 13, 2010, by Paul Walsh from the Minneapolis Star & Tribune newspaper detailed a RN from a Woodbury Nursing Home who was faulted by the State of Minnesota for Improper Conduct. The complaint deals with a wrongly ordered halt to CPR on a dying resident in the nursing home.
For more information concerning Woodbury Health Care Center and this incident go the the attached: Minnesota Department of Health and type in facility name and under Provider Type either put “nursing home” or “all”.
As an attorney who handles nursing home abuse and neglect cases confusion in the Do-Not-Recusitate (DNR) or Do-Not-Intubate (DNI) leading to many situations where care is either withheld or provided when not wanted. Confusion on the DNR/DNI status of a resident can be dealt with through a clear and consistent policy at the nursing home to ensure that the resident or their legal representative’s wishes with respect to emergency care issues is addressed and that there is those wishes are easily found and identified by the staff when there is such a need.
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If you or a loved one has suffered an injury from neglect or abuse in a nursing home or other care facility that serves the elderly in Minnesota please call Kenneth LaBore for a free consultation and information regarding the obligations of the facility and your rights as a resident or concerned family member. To contact Attorney Kenneth L. LaBore, directly please send an email to KlaBore@MNnursinghomeneglect.com or call Ken LaBore at 612-743-9048 or toll free at 1-888-452-6589.