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Vermilion Manor Nursing Home – Danville, IL – 3/8/05

A resident died when staff failed to provide adequate care to a resident with diabetes after a finger stick test revealed a low blood sugar level. The resident was found unresponsive and paramedics were unable to resuscitate him. During the Department’s investigation, surveyors also found that an employee hired as a registered nurse was not licensed to practice nursing in the state of Illinois.

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