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Coos Bay Nursing Home Sued For Sexual Harassment

On November 13, 2018, this office filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court of Oregon, in Eugene, on behalf of a nurse who was sexually harassed and assaulted by a resident while working in the Life Care Center of Coos Bay. A copy of the complaint is available here. Employers have a responsibility under the law to create a work environment free of sexual harassment. Care facilities have a responsibility under the law to protect patients. These two responsibilities cross over when a patient attacks a nurse. But, the two responsibilities are not in conflict. Providing the proper staffing, policies, training, care plans, and other measures to create a safe environment protects both staff and p

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