inquest

Medication list missing from hostel

Courier Mail, The (Brisbane), 05/09/2002, pg. 8

A DIRECTOR of a Toowoomba boarding house where two residents died could not explain why several pages were missing from medication records or why incident reports were missing, an inquest heard yesterday.

Ranleigh director Chris Campbell, pictured, told the inquest he had no idea why pages of a medication register kept by […]

Nurse did not believe excess drinking claim

Courier Mail, The (Brisbane), 04/09/2002, pg. 10

A MENTAL health nurse who was told that one of his clients was drinking excessive amounts of liquid did not alert a doctor because the nurse did not believe the claims, an inquest has heard.

The nurse, Jonathon Smith, was giving evidence at the inquest into the deaths of two Toowoomba boarding […]

Hostel cook tells inquest of records cover-up

Courier Mail, The (Brisbane), 03/09/2002, pg. 3

A BOARDING house owner told staff to fabricate records about the health of a resident with severe schizophrenia after he died from drinking too much coffee and orange juice, an inquest was told yesterday.

A cook at Toowoomba’s Ranleigh boarding house told a coronial inquiry the owner Chris Campbell called all staff […]