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Pinnacle Health Care – LaGrange Park, IL – 5/16/2006

Pinnacle Health Care was fined $20,000 for failure to assess, monitor, and evaluate the emergency medical needs for a resident. The resident, who had a history of myocardial infarction, CVA (cerebral vascular accident), and seizure disorder, suffered a grand mal seizure and later died.

The Illinois Department of Health produces quarterly reports on nursing home violators.