Maggots Found on Nursing Home Patient 

The Maine Department of Health and Human Services has released a report saying maggots were found on the body of a patient at a Portland nursing home.The state says staff at saint Joseph’s Manor waiting four days to treat the patient.The maggots were around the patient’s groin and numbered in the hundreds, according to one estimate.David Hamlin, administrator of Saint Joseph’s Manor, released a statement saying the incident was an isolated one and that the nursing staff immediately provided care to remedy the situation.The patient was in Hospice care and also had bed sores and maggots on his catheter tube.He has died of unrelated causes.