Nursing Home Reforms Urgently Needed

Nursing Home Reforms Urgently Needed

Numerous reports of seniors being abused in nursing homes seem to signify an urgent need for reform. In Bangor Maine, last week, an infestation of maggots was discovered under the bandages which covered a patient’s chest wound. Recently in Syracuse, a 48-year-old nurse’s aide was accused of sexually molesting a disabled nursing home resident. In […]

New York Nursing Home Resident Kills Roommate

New York Nursing Home Resident Kills Roommate

A New York nursing home resident who was in an argument with his 71-year-old roommate over a privacy curtain which separated their two beds has allegedly killed him by beating him to death. This happened on Wednesday, police investigators have reported. Thomas Yarnavick, age 66, was being held on both weapons and murder charges in […]