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Christann Shyvin Gainey, 30, a nurse, was charged on May 10, 2018, in the death of the father of H.R. McMaster, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, after authorities said she failed to give him a series of neurological exams following his fall at a Philadelphia senior care facility.

Nurse Charged in Death of HR McMaster’s Father

Christann Shyvin Gainey has been charged with involuntary manslaughter, neglect and falsifying documents regarding the death of former Trump adviser H.R. McMaster’s father.

Nursing home evacuation. AP File Photo: Gerald Hebert

Nursing Home Hurricane Evacuation Delays Led to Deaths, Says Attorney

Decisions to delay evacuation or shelter in place large numbers of nursing home residents during Hurricanes Harvey and Irma may have led to several deaths, an attorney says. However, other seniors who were evacuated died during or shortly after evacuation. This leaves managers of nursing homes in a quandary over what to do about residents in their care during natural disasters.