Nursing Home Med-tech Pleads Guilty To Medication Theft From Patients

A nursing home employee has pled guilty after being charged with stealing from a nursing home.  The theft involved controlled substances such as hydrocodone and larceny of less than $200.  Charges equal a two-year felony and a 93-day misdemeanor.

A four-year larceny charge was dismissed based on a plea bargain since the woman pleaded guilty. The nursing home employee was a med-tech and stole prescription medication from patients for personal consumption.  For more, read the story.


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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