Lorraine Bayless

Bakersfield Senior Home Will Not Be Charged After Nurse's Refusal To Give CPR To Dying WomanBakersfield police said no criminal charges will be filed against anyone connected to an independent living home where a nurse refused a 911 dispatcher's pleas to perform CPR on a dying 87-year-old resident.
Family: Woman Denied CPR At Senior Living Home Didn’t Want Life-Prolonging InterventionThe company whose employee refused to administer CPR to a dying woman said Tuesday that the employee wrongly interpreted its policy. But the elderly woman's family said she would not have wanted life-prolonging aid.
Nurse’s Refusal To Give CPR To Dying Woman Raises Concerns About Senior Living FacilitiesA nurse’s refusal to give CPR to a dying 87-year-old woman at a Bakersfield independent living community has raised concerns about policies at certain senior facilities.