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Rehab & Care Center-Jackson County – Murphysboro, IL – 5/18/2006

Rehab & Care Center-Jackson County was fined $10,000 for failure to promptly complete a thorough and complete investigation into allegations of abuse of a resident. The facility also failed to implement any actions to protect other vulnerable residents from potential abuse during the same time span. The facility was told that someone at the facility had thrown a shoe at the resident and had dragged the resident on the floor. The hospital case manager also reported to the facility that the resident had a bruised chest.