Arizona Governor Signs Executive Order After Incapacitated Woman Gives Birth

In the wake of the assault, Hacienda Healthcare’s CEO resigned. And on Wednesday, Governor Duce ordered state agencies to review protocols and develop training in order to prevent, recognize the signs and symptoms of, and report the abuse and neglect of patients with disabilities. The report also requires long term care facilities like Hacienda Healthcare to “apply for state licenses and perform background checks on staff who interact with patients.”