Daniel A. Riley, C.N.A. v. John Dreyzehner, M.D., M.P.H., in his Official Capacity as Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Health

Daniel A. Riley, C.N.A. v. John Dreyzehner, M.D., M.P.H., in his Official Capacity as Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Health
M2012-00695-COA-R3-CV

Appellant nurse assistant’s name was placed on the Abuse Registry after the Appellee Tennessee Department of Health concluded that he had committed an act of abuse on an elderly person in his care at a nursing home. Appellant appeals, arguing that substantial and material evidence does not exist to show that he committed an act of abuse on the nursing home resident. Having determined that substantial and material evidence in the record supports the decision of the Tennessee Department of Health, we affirm.

Authoring Judge: 
Judge J. Steven Stafford
Originating Judge: 
Chancellor Ellen H. Lyle
Date Filed: 
Friday, October 19, 2012