14 accused of nursing home neglect

14 accused of nursing home neglect

There are 6 comments on the WNYT NewsChannel 13 story from Mar 31, 2010, titled 14 accused of nursing home neglect. In it, WNYT NewsChannel 13 reports that:

A hidden camera investigation has resulted in the arrest of more than a dozen employees at a local nursing home.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at WNYT NewsChannel 13.

“I'm Watching YOU”

Since: Jan 09

Ft. Lewis WA

#1 Apr 2, 2010
Where were the supervisors and the RNs during this period?? Are you telling the LPNs and Aides were the Only people caring for these people. Someone had to be in charge. Why is it they are not charged??
Lazy Nurses At It Again

Albany, NY

#2 Apr 2, 2010
Der Beobachter wrote:
Where were the supervisors and the RNs during this period?? Are you telling the LPNs and Aides were the Only people caring for these people. Someone had to be in charge. Why is it they are not charged??
They should be arrested and jailed as well. This type of behavior from aides and nurses goes on all the time. The worst I've seen is at corrupt St Petes in albany.

Since: Jan 10

Location hidden

#3 Apr 2, 2010
This is more normal than is let on.
sick of people like this

Albany, NY

#4 Apr 15, 2010
Lazy Nurses At It Again wrote:
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They should be arrested and jailed as well.
I agree.. people like this make me sick
Big Problem

Albany, NY

#5 Apr 19, 2010
Der Beobachter wrote:
Where were the supervisors and the RNs during this period?? Are you telling the LPNs and Aides were the Only people caring for these people. Someone had to be in charge. Why is it they are not charged??
Another part of this is the fact they use travelers and agency nurses, so they are in and out and never around long enough to take the blame, by the time the investigation starts they have moved on to like new jersey or someplace.
driscoll

North Adams, MA

#6 Apr 21, 2010
As a former nurse at norhwoods I will tell you many of the nurses called the state gave room numbers and the condition these helpless people were found in the DON at that time did nothing, The health dept gave northwood a fine and the nursed got more paper work to do, We were mandated all the time and if we did not stay we would be fired, That dirty place should have been closed yeasrs ago. They had a sec.hiring people. She always brought her dog to work.It is a scum hole.And the higher ups new what was going on. I thank god i got out of there. It was third qord care and many of the nurses did there job.the best they could and some did not. If there families only new

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