Nursing Home Resident Dies From Suffocation ~ OPOLAW Injury Blog

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Nursing Home Resident Dies From Suffocation

The family of an elderly nursing home resident has been awarded $2.9 million by an Illinois jury as compensation for wrongful death and neglect. The Healthcare and Retirement Corp. resident died when her tracheotomy tube became clogged, causing her to suffocate.

No comments:

Post a Comment