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Horizon/CMS Healthcare Corp. v. Auld
In August, 1994, 76 year-old Hary became a resident of Defendant’s nursing home. Over the period of one year, Auld, the administratrix of Hary’s estate, (Plaintiff) established that Hary had suffered a series of medical conditions exacerbated by the nursing home’s failure to properly administer care. These included Stage IV pressure sores and contractures in all extremities, requiring painful medical treatment. In August, 1995, Hary was taken from the nursing home and transferred to a hospital where she required ten days of treatment.
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