Video Shows 84-Year-Old Alzheimer’s Patient Dumped By Hospital Outside Locked Care Facility, Daughter Says
LONG BEACH, Calif. - A California woman has filed a complaint with state officials after she says her mother, who has Alzheimer's disease, was left alone in the middle of the night - locked outside the care facility where she lives after being discharged from the hospital. The case was first reported by the Long Beach Press-Telegram, which obtained disturbing surveillance video showing 84-year-old Savina Genoese Zerbi clad in only a bathrobe and slippers frantically banging at the door of Regency Palms, an assisted-living facility, at about 2:15 a.m. on Jan. 13th.