South Holland Nursing Home Sued For Elderly AbuseA disturbing video that has surfaced showing the abuse of an elderly nursing home patient in South Holland has sparked a lawsuit. It's not the first time the elderly care facility has been accused of improper care.
Family Sues South Holland Nursing Home Over Fatal Morphine OverdoseThe family of an elderly woman who died of an overdose of morphine last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the nursing home where she lived.
Family Of Nursing Home Resident Who Died From Morphine Overdose To File LawsuitIn a video deposition, Talisha Lillard denies any involvement in the death of 98-year-old Dorothy Byrd. Byrd was a resident at Holland Homes Assisted Living where Lillard was a nurse.
Last Of Three Deaths Tied To Nursing Home Ruled NaturalRobert Rundin, 88, was one of six residents of Holland Home who were hospitalized on Feb. 3. While three of those people have since recovered, Rundin and two others later died.
One Of Three Patient Deaths Tied To Holland Home Ruled As Natural CausesThe Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said it has determined 98-year-old Leon Krynicki died primarily due to heart problems. His hospitalization on Feb. 3 might have been due to over-medication, but the medical examiner’s office said the medication did not contribute to his death about one month later.
Source: Assisted Living Facility Tied To Three Deaths Might Have Been UnderstaffedThree employees of a South Holland assisted living facility have been removed from their jobs, after an elderly woman died from an overdose of pain medication. Two other residents who were hospitalized the same day also have died, and understaffing might have been an issue.
Police Investigating 3 Deaths From South Holland Nursing HomePolice in the far south suburbs have opened an investigation, after three of six nursing home residents who were hospitalized on the same day last month have died.