From FB: Family sues over horrific abuse to grandma in nursing home

MaryGSykes.com

From Channel 4, New York Exclusive story:

http://www.nbcnewyork.com/investigations/Nursing-Home-Aide-Abuse-Shortage-New-York-Investigation-399497661.html?cid=sm_fb&_osource=nbcnews_fb

I-Team: Photos Show Nursing Home Patient Left Sitting in Human Waste

Family of an elderly Alzheimer’s patient say photos taken inside Woodcrest Health Center in New Milford, New Jersey, show their mother was left to sit in her own feces with excrement smeared across her face.

The disturbing allegations of neglect are part of a lawsuit against Woodcrest and its parent company, Care One, a New Jersey nursing home operator with dozens of facilities across the Garden State.

“Facilities like this should not be allowed to take care of people,” said Susan Baines, the nursing home patient’s daughter.

“Every time we went there it was another issue,” said the patient’s son, Steven Paganessi. “She wasn’t being fed. She had fallen. She was covered head to toe in feces.”

Top Tri-State News Photos a spokesman for Care One, declined to address specific accusations in…

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