Ventura County Star on Lawsuit against Oxnard Manor Healthcare Cente
As published in Ventura County Star, Garcia & Artigliere filed a lawsuit against Oxnard Manor Healthcare Center on behalf of the family of Sharon Kay Haley for elder abuse, and negligent hiring and supervision, which eventually led to Haley’s death.
According to the lawsuit, Oxnard Manor Healthcare Center failed to provide Haley the care she needed, including turning her in bed every two hours and using pressure-relieving devices to prevent pressure sores. Oxnard Manor Healthcare Center’s alleged negligence contributed to respiratory failure, swallowing problems resulting in a feeding tube, septic shock, pneumonia, and other injuries.
The lawsuit explains that Oxnard Manor Healthcare Center was more focused on increasing profit margins than staffing the facility with the appropriate number of caretakers.