Report: Nursing home resident given high potassium


MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A state investigation has found a Minnesota nursing home resident was mistakenly given high doses of potassium that contributed to her fatal cardiac arrest.

The Minnesota Health Department released its report this week in the death of 84-year-old Darlene Felt of Alexandria.

The Star Tribune ( says the report places blame for Felt's overdoses last November on Bethany Home.

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