A Naperville nursing home was recently cited for a type “A” violation of the Nursing Home Care Act. An “A” violation is the most serious licensure violation imposed by the state and pertains to a condition in which there is a substantial probability that death or serious mental or physical harm will result. The Naperville facility has been fined $5,000 for its nursing home neglect. The facility failed to supervise a resident. Because of its neglect, the nursing home resident was able to leave the facility without the knowledge of staff and was found in the parking lot at 4:30 a.m. by pharmacy staff.
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