Wisconsin DHS cites nursing house the place affected person’s foot was amputated

Wisconsin DHS cites nursing house the place affected person’s foot was amputated

The nursing house in western Wisconsin the place a nurse is going through felony elder abuse expenses for amputating a person’s foot did not instantly report the incident to state regulators and failed to finish an investigation, in keeping with a state inspection report.

Spring Valley Well being and Rehabilitation Heart was cited for 5 violations, together with three that fall into probably the most severe class, the place a affected person was in “fast jeopardy.”

The 40-bed nursing house has been cited for related issues in earlier inspections − although none with such excessive penalties.

The June 21 report adopted a go to by state inspectors to the nursing house on June 8 and 9, which was prompted by an nameless grievance in regards to the actions of registered nurse, Mary Ok. Brown, of Durand.