Name of Hospital: Springfield Hospital – Windham Center
Location: Bellows Falls/Rockingham, VT, USA
- VT Digger, “Psychiatric center in trouble after violating patient rights,” August 2014: One patient was left in restraints for twelve hours after psychiatrist refused to allow him out of restraints until he took an anti-psychotic medication. Previous incidents included transferring a patient to the emergency room for eight days because they wanted more security, and another patient to the emergency room for an unknown number of days.
- VT Digger, “Springfield Hospital’s CMS Certification Endangered by Violations,” August 2014: The hospital’s Centers for Medicare and Medicaid certification was endangered by the rights violations.