Nursing Home Patient With Alzheimer's Abused By Caregiver

A nursing home patient has experienced abuse at the hand of a nursing home worker.  The worker beat the patient who suffers from Alzheimer’s.  Noticing injuries as time went on, a family member brought he concerns to nursing home administrators.  Upon meeting with the nursing home management, the family member was permitted to place a hidden camera in the room.

Video surveillance revealed multiple counts of abuse from hitting to shoving to pulling on the patient’s arm.  The patient experienced injuries in her back from the abuse.  Police investigated the incident and found the nursing home employee had falsified information in a report.  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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