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Is Nurse Who Refused to Perform CPR Liable for Woman’s Death?


In March 2013, the Los Angeles Times reported that an 87-year-old woman had died after a caregiver at her nursing home refused to perform CPR. The nursing home, Glenwood Gardens, defended the actions of its employee, arguing that the resident agreed to the CPR policy upon moving in. A California personal injury lawyer discusses the case.