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A.G. Schneiderman Announces Guilty Plea Of Former Nursing Home Nurse For Neglecting Elderly Resident

POUGHKEEPSIE -- Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced today that David Klaproth, a licensed practical nurse formerly employed by the Wingate at Dutchess nursing home in Fishkill, N.Y., pleaded guilty to neglecting a blind 73-year-old resident of the home. Appearing before Fishkill Town Court Justice Robert Rahemba, Klaproth, 47, admitted to a misdemeanor charge, Wilful Violation of the Health Laws, after acknowledging that he failed to administer a prescribed medication to the elderly resident, who also suffers from Alzheimer's disease.


Action Details

  • Date:April 1, 2014
  • Agency:New York Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies