Inadequate evidence of neglect where sole witness’s testimony shaded by personal animosity.

Topic: Nurse Aide Registry, Decided by Judge Woodard 
Docket Number: 1343180 , Decision Date: 2013-07-12 
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The name of a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) could not be placed on the Nurse Aide Registry for neglect of an Alzheimer’s patient because the sole eyewitness was a fellow CNA with whom Petitioner had a history of personal animosity and whose testimony was, therefore, unreliable.