A.G. Schneiderman Announces Arrest Of Nursing Home Aide For Allegedly Neglecting Elderly Resident In Westchester County Nursing Home Causing Injury
Pearl River - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the arrest of Ekua Hakikson, a Certified Nurse Aide who worked at United Hebrew Geriatric Center in New Rochelle for allegedly dropping an 85-year-old patient from a mechanical lift. On August 29, 2013, Hakikson attempted to move the resident by herself with the use of a mechanical lift. During the transfer, the resident allegedly fell to the floor, suffering injuries to her nose, temple and shoulder.
- Date:June 22, 2015
- Agency:New York Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies