The footage recorded the patient falling out of bed, calling for help for more than an hour with no answer, and then being berated once approached by a nurse. The nurses hurled insults about him falling, being cold on the floor, and being incontinent as an adult. A state investigation is underway about the incident. 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.