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Nursing Home Cited after Elderly Man’s Genitals Disintegrate

A nursing home is facing a nursing home negligence lawsuit after an elderly resident’s genitals disintegrated while nursing home staff failed to act. The 93-year-old man arrived at the nursing home suffering from maladies of old age. Court documents show that the nursing home left a wound on the elderly man untreated for months. The nursing home negligence lawsuit claims that the injury festered and worsened for months. Allegedly the nursing home staff noticed that the skin was breaking down, but the manager failed to notify the doctor. Instead, the staff manager left to go on vacation and ‘forgot’ to tell the doctor. The nursing home was cited for failure to take action. To read more about the nursing home negligence, please click the link.