A.G. Schneiderman Announces Arrests of Suffolk County Nursing Home Employees and Lawsuit against the Home's Owners Alleging Pattern Of Neglect
New York - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the arrests of nine employees of the Medford Multicare Center for Living, Inc. in Medford, New York. Seven of the arrests are in connection with the 2012 death of a 72-year-old resident who was at the facility for what was supposed to be temporary rehabilitation. The corporation operating the home and the facility's top administrator were also charged with trying to cover up the circumstances surrounding the death. The Attorney General separately filed a civil lawsuit today charging the home's owners with fraud, based on a long history of criminal conduct by employees of the home, and corporate looting.
- Date:February 11, 2014
- Agency:New York Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies