CDPH Fines Nursing Home $100,000

CDPH Fines Nursing Home $100,000

The California Department of Public Health has fined a Los Angeles-area skilled nursing facility $100,000 in relation to neglect that led to a patient's death nearly eight years ago.

            The patient, an unidentified female, died at a hospital emergency room in November 2009, suffering from peritonitis, sepsis and a perforated colon.

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