Nursing Home Worker Charged With Raping A Wheelchair-Bound Patient At Rhode Island Facility

Nursing Home Worker Charged With Raping A Wheelchair-Bound PatientAnother nursing home employee faces criminal sexual assault charges following the alleged rape of a 56-year-old paraplegic patient at Charlesgate Nursing Center in Rhode Island.  According to nursing home administrators, this employee passed a criminal background check prior to his employment.  The patient asserts that this was at least the second occasion she was raped by this employee.  If this is the case, this facility may open itself to civil liability for inadequately supervising this employee.

Charlesgate owns seven nursing homes, assisted living centers, and independent living centers in Rhode Island.

  • Charlesgate Nursing Center
  • Charlesgate Assisted Living
  • Charlesgate Independent Living
  • Charlesgate North
  • Charlesgate South
  • Charlesgate East
  • Charlesgate Park West
  • Parkis Place

For laws related to Rhode Island nursing homes, look here.

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