Wilmington nursing home will face thousands in fines for substandard care


A Wilmington nursing home will face thousands of dollars in fines for providing substandard care, reports The Boston Globe .
Woodbriar Health Center, where a resident died after a worker accidentally dropped her, is the subject of a government report released Tuesday. Mary Meuse, 83, suffered two broken legs in the fall. She was taking blood thinners and bled internally from her injuries.
Investigators discovered that nurses knew she had broken her legs but failed to let Meuse or her family know for 24 hours. The fall happened on Christmas Day, a day Meuse was hoping to spend with family.... read more

 
9 March 2016 in Regional, Views: 18
Source: Boston Globe
 


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