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  • Wisconsin Nursing Assistant Charged with Felony Nursing Home Abuse
    Posted on October 4, 2010 in News

    October 4th, 2010 Felony charges have been filed after a 93-year-old resident at Fountain City nursing home in Wisconsin was punched three times in the head by a nursing assistant. The nursing assistant has been charged with felony intentional abuse …

  • Eleven Workers Charged with Nursing Home Abuse in Virginia
    Posted on October 1, 2010 in News

    October 1st, 2010 Eleven employees of Potomac Center nursing home in Arlington, Virginia have been indicted for nursing home abuse, with two convictions already made. The charges came after the FBI placed a hidden camera in long-time resident Jack Evans’ …

  • Trial Set for Minnesota Woman Accused of Nursing Home Abuse
    Posted on September 29, 2010 in News

    September 29th, 2010 The trial for the Albert Lea, Minnesota woman charged with abusing residents at the Good Samaritan Society nursing home has been scheduled for Nov. 15-24. Ashton Michelle Larson, 20, is charged with 17 counts, including fifth-degree assault, …

  • State Finds Nursing Home Abuse in Illinois
    Posted on September 27, 2010 in News

    September 27th, 2010 The Illinois Department of Public Health cited three cases of irregularity against the La Salle County Nursing Home in September. The first case involved the verbal nursing home abuse of a 100-year-old resident. Witnesses said an aide …

  • Austrian Nursing Home Comes Under Fire for Nursing Home Abuse
    Posted on September 24, 2010 in News

    September 24th, 2010 An Austrian state-run home for the mentally ill has come under investigation for nursing home abuse. Spokesman for the Graz public prosecutor’s office, Hansjoerg Bacher, said the investigation is focused on five suspects and four victims linked …

  • Proposed Legislation Aimed at Aiding Nursing Home Abuse Investigations
    Posted on September 22, 2010 in News

    September 22nd, 2010 A proposed legislation in Kentucky will require a coroner to be called for every death in a nursing home. The legislation is being introduced by Rep. Tom Burch, D-Louisville in an effort to identify nursing home abuse …

  • Nine Nursing Home Workers Charged with Nursing Home Abuse
    Posted on September 20, 2010 in News

    September 20th, 2010 Nine workers from the Northwoods Rehabilitation and Extended Care Facility in Troy, NY have been charged with not properly caring for an incapacitated resident and falsifying records to hide their abuse. A six-week video surveillance investigation by …

  • Nursing Home Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Nursing Home Abuse Charges
    Posted on September 17, 2010 in News

    September 17th, 2010 The company that owns Hazard Nursing Home of Kentucky and the home’s top administrator have pleaded not guilty to charges of failure to report the sexual abuse of a resident. Attorney General Jack Conway said charges were …

  • Healthcare Facility Learns From Past Nursing Home Abuse
    Posted on September 15, 2010 in News

    September 15th, 2010 The Kern Valley Healthcare District has faced reports of nursing home abuse in the past but a new report shows a determined effort to handle new allegations of abuse swiftly and responsibly. The report involves a hospital …

  • Investigation Finds Rampant Cover-ups in ‘Adult Family’ Nursing Home Abuse Cases
    Posted on September 13, 2010 in News

    September 13th, 2010 A Seattle Times investigation has found that over the last five years at least 357 adult family homes in Washington have concealed cases of abuse or neglect of their residents. Similar to abuse and neglect in nursing …

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