"Police in Arizona are questioning the safety of patients in a vårdboende in Arizona after a woman had been raped at the home.nnStrax after christmas gave birth to a 29-year-old woman, who has been in a coma for over ten years, a child."
"the Head of the nursing home has been forced to resign after the scandal broke – now reveals additional information that he previously mörkat abuse in the nursing home."
"It was on 29 december that the 29-year-old woman, who has been in a coma since she was injured in a drowning accident fourteen years ago, gave birth to a boy."
"It is unclear if the nursing staff had been aware that the woman was pregnant, according to local CBS station KPHO. "
"It has not come to light if the woman has no relatives or legal guardian. The child will be healthy."
"Must have been raped multiple times"
"Bill Timmons, CEO of health care company Hacienda Healthcare, which runs the home, had resigned on Monday. "
"We will not accept anything other than a complete account of this absolutely dreadful situation, which is unprecedented and have devastated all involved, from the victim and her family, to employees on the Hacienda at all levels of our organization," says Gary Orman, executive vice president of health care company's board of directors. "
"We will do everything in our power to ensure the safety of all our patients and employees," says Orman."
" healthcare provider working with the police in Phoenix to bring clarity in the situation. According to CBS station KPHO has the woman been raped several times."
"Information about previous incidents mörkats"
"the Same tv-channel, has talked with a former manager who says that the now retiring CEO, Bill Timmons previously been involved in the dark sexual molestation on the premises."
"in 1988 to female nurses stood at a male patient's bed and talked about his genitals. The man was not able to talk. The former boss tells KPHO that Timmons reacted strongly when, at a group management meeting was discussed about the incident needed to be reported to the health authorities. "
" I was afraid. Bill Timmons has a temper, which we knew was not to be trifled with – then, people had been sacked, says the former head. "
"Several people are now targeting strong criticism of the fact that it can go so far as to woman the birth of the child before the incident came to public knowledge. "
"Jon Meyers is the executive director of The Arc Of Arizona, a group that fights for the rights of persons with mental retardation."
" I was not there. I obviously have no first-hand information about what happened. But I can not understand that you do not discover that a person, receiving the degree of constant care, is pregnant until shortly before birth, " says Meyers to news agency AP."
"”Should have known about it”"
"Martin Solomon who is a lawyer in Arizona and that often represent people who have been abused in care, mean that the representative of the woman should require a list of all current and former people who worked at the nursing home, as a way to get a list of people who can be present for DNA testing."
"– We lack a lot of information. But things like this does not happen without anyone knowing about it, or should have known about it, whether it is an employee or any other third party. The institution has an obligation to protect those who are cared for there, " says Martin Solomon to the AP. "