Long story short my gma is not taking care of gpa, she's extremely neglectful giving him wrong meds etc... The nurses see it and are trying o get him moved to a hospice center but gma keeps blocking them. I don't know what to do, what are your opinions on aps? I'm so lost right now ughAnswer Question
Answer by Anonymous at 2:23 PM on Sep. 25, 2012
Answer by mrsmom110 at 2:24 PM on Sep. 25, 2012
Answer by Dardenella at 2:26 PM on Sep. 25, 2012
If your Gma is getting worse, is it possible that dementia is setting in? People with that or Alzheimers can get mean. Maybe if you can prove her to be incompetent, then someone else in the family can get a medical POA or Guardianship over Gpa & get him the care he needs. Talk to a family lawyer or social worker at the hospital.
Answer by mrsmom110 at 2:30 PM on Sep. 25, 2012
^^^ Yeah, you'll probably have to prove her incompetent, then try for guardianship of your grandpa. I'm so sorry Harshy.
Answer by 3libras at 2:35 PM on Sep. 25, 2012
This is terrible. I don't think I wouldn't be able to do something about it, but they usually require a lot of proof of wrong doing before they will do something. If there are nurses that have witnessed it, they would be the best people to make a report and/or recommendation.
Answer by amazinggrace83 at 2:56 PM on Sep. 25, 2012
Answer by SWasson at 3:17 PM on Sep. 25, 2012
Answer by Dardenella at 3:29 PM on Sep. 25, 2012
Answer by gdiamante at 1:13 AM on Sep. 26, 2012