On a 911 tape released by the Bakersfield Fire Department, a nurse at Glenwood Gardens, a senior living facility, refused to give an elderly woman CPR. The nurse said it was against the facility’s policy.
Note: The woman who later died was in the independent living facility — not an assisted living or skilled nursing facility. She did not have a do-not-resuscitate order.
Los Angeles Times
“Nurse refused to give CPR to elderly woman who later died”
March 3, 2013