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News - November 16, 2012

Lytton Gardens reprimanded over care of patients

State health officials call for correction after facility fails to provide prompt assistance

by Sue Dremann

The California Department of Health and Human Services is requiring Lytton Gardens Skilled Nursing Facility in downtown Palo Alto to retrain and monitor its staff after an investigation found staff took as long as one hour to respond when a resident asked for help getting to the bathroom.

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Staff Writer Sue Dremann can be emailed at sdremann@paweekly.com.

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