Name of Hospital: St. Elizabeths Psychiatric Hospital
Location: Washington, D.C., USA
- Washington Post, “Bowser’s pick to lead St. Elizabeths came from troubled hospital in S.D.,” March 2016: D.C. mayor’s pick to direct St. Elizabeths came from a hospital on Native land in South Dakota whose emergency services were stopped due to health risks to patient, and has questionable credentials.
- Disability Rights D.C., “Assault in the Visitor’s Room: Staff Abuse at St. Elizabeths Hospital,” September 2016: official report of D.C.’s disability rights protection and and advocacy agency detailing rampant rates of staff on patient assault and excessive restraint.
- Washington City Paper, “Staggering Incidents of Patient Abuse at St. Elizabeths,” October 2016: article highlighting the report of assaults and restraint by Disability Rights D.C.
- The Hoya, “Report Alleges St. Elizabeths Psychiatric Hospital Patient Abuse,” October 2016: article highlighting the report of assaults and restraint by Disability Rights D.C.