Medication Nursing Assistant Sells Personal Drugs To Nursing Home Resident

A nursing home’s medication nursing assistant was indicted on charges for abusing a resident by selling her personal drugs and administering them to the resident. She was accused of giving Lorazepam to the resident.

The resident’s doctor did not prescribe that particular drug. The medication nursing assistant pled not guilty, but bail was set at $20,000. She is also looking at Class A misdemeanor for abuse and a Class B felony for the sale of a controlled drug.  For more, read the story.

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Robert W. Carter, Jr. is a Virginia attorney whose law practice is dedicated to protecting the rights of the victims of nursing home and assisted living neglect and abuse in Richmond, Roanoke, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Danville, Charlottesville, and across Virginia.

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