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Inquiry call over Veronica Teal nursing home abuse

Calls have been made for an investigation into the verbal abuse and neglect of an elderly woman at a mid Wales nursing home.

Veronica Teal's family installed secret cameras in the 72-year-old's room at the Bethshan Nursing Home in Newtown, Powys after concerns of her treatment.

The footage showed her being verbally abused and not having her basic needs met.

An employee has been disciplined and the home said it regretted the abuse.

India Pollock reports.

Inquiry call over nursing home abuse

  • 01 May 2014
  • From the section Wales
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