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Minneapolis Star Tribune Addresses Minnesota’s Out-of-Date Law

By | Firm News, Firm News, Good Samaritan Society, Good Samaritan Society - Albert Lea, Physical Abuse, Sexual Abuse

Today’s Minneapolis Star Tribune featured a front-page article on Minnesota’s law that rewards wrongdoers when their victims died.  The article, entitled “In Minnesota, abuse lawsuits die with the victims,” addresses the need to change Minnesota law to hold those whose wrongful conduct causes harm to be held accountable, even though…

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Good Samaritan’s Nursing Home in Waconia Neglects Its Resident

By | Good Samaritan - Waconia, Good Samaritan Society, Medication Errors, Neglect

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has completed its investigation of neglect concerns at Good Samaritan’s nursing home in Waconia, Minnesota.  A complaint was filed with the Department alleging that the nursing home failed to administer Coumadin for 10 days.  The resident developed a clot in the left femoral artery….

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Details about the Good Samaritan Society-Stillwater Nursing Home in Minnesota

By | Good Samaritan Society, Good Samaritan Society-Stillwater

This 99-bed nursing home received a “below average” for its Overall rating, according to Medicare’s 2012 annual inspection. Additionally, the facility was given a “much below average” for its Health Inspection rating. Compared to the average number of health deficiencies for Minnesota nursing homes (6.7), Good Samaritan Society-Stillwater received 13….

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Good Samaritan Society’s Neglect Injures Nursing Home Resident

By | Falls & Trauma, Fracture Injuries, Good Samaritan Society, Neglect

The Minnesota Department of Health has completed its investigation of neglect concerns at the Good Samaritan Society nursing home in Westbrook, Minnesota.  A complaint was filed with the Department alleging that a resident had been injured by the facility’s staff while being transferred. The Department investigated the matter and found that the…

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Waconia Nursing Home Staff Too Tired to Save Resident’s Life

By | Good Samaritan Society, Neglect, Wrongful Death

The Good Samaritan Society’s nursing home in Waconia, Minnesota lost a resident because the nursing home’s employee was “tired and not thinking clearly,” according to an investigation report posted by the Minnesota Department of Health (Case no. H5234008).  The investgation has been reported by the Minneapolis Star Tribune and CBS News. Apparently,…

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