Nursing home employee charged with abuse
August 27, 2017
A nursing home employee from Cherokee has been charged with abuse by a caretaker.
According to court records, on March 30 Alva Police Officer Timothy Clapp was contacted by Dayna Jordan, head nurse at Beadles Nursing Home in Alva. She asked him to sit in on a meeting with an employee about an incident.
At the nursing home, Clapp made contact with Jordan and the employee, Savanna Lynn Eshleman. Jordan said that on March 28 Eshleman had been working in a resident’s room where the resident had urinated on himself. She said Eshleman took a Snapchat video pointing at the ground and then angl...