Nursing Home Nurse Indicted For Endangering Welfare Of Patient

A licensed practical nurse has been indicted for endangering the life of an elderly or physically disabled person. The nursing home employee gave a patient morphine instead of a prescription muscle relaxer. She then tried to cover up her mistake.

She has been charged with one count of endangering the life of a vulnerable elderly person and one count of endangering the life of a physically disabled person. She also received charges for violating public health laws. 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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