Local Televison News Program Reveals NAs On State "Abuse list"

  1. cleveland - an exclusive 5 on your side investigation reveals the names of more than 1,700 state-tested nurses aides or stnas accused of abuse, theft and neglect.
    the "abuse list" is compiled by the ohio department of health that regulates state-tested nurses aides working in more than 600 long-term care facilities across ohio.

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  3. by   CaptainButtWipeRN
    Most Skilled Nursing Facilities like convalescent home's regard profitability above patient care and safety. Resident's deserve the best. Yet, how can they get there needs met when there is one NA per 20 resident's?
  4. by   Not_A_Hat_Person
    It's extremely easy to accuse a nurse's aide (or a nurse) of abuse, theft, or neglect. I'd be worried if the complaints were substantiated.