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Tag: Department of Health


Pierce County health providers disciplined by state in August

The Department of Health has taken the following disciplinary actions regarding Pierce County health providers in August.
According to a news release:
The Nursing Assistant Program charged registered nursing assistant Wendy Lynn Bell with unprofessional conduct. Bell allegedly had about nine dogs living in the home where she also provided care to three patients. When a department investigator visited the adult family home for an inspection, Bell wouldn’t allow the investigator to enter for several minutes. The Department of Social and Health Services also issued Bell citations regarding animals on the premises, and failing to keep her home

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