$72,000 in needlestick violations sting assisted living facility

OSHA Healthcare Connection, May 10, 2011

An OSHA inspection hit an Illinois assisted living facility with citations totaling $72,000. The inspection of Paradise Park Assisted Living LLC, Lake Zurich, IL, came as a result of a alleged needlestick injury to a nurse practitioner in November 2010, according to a May 3 OSHA news release.

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