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    Feds extend deadline for Brattleboro Retreat; issue new rules on subduing violent patients

    Brattleboro Retreat Psychiatric Hospital. Creative Commons photo/Flickr user pag2525

    According to a CMS Statement of Deficiencies and Plan of Correction report, actions by staff and law enforcement led to the tasing and handcuffing of a patient who hit a mental health worker in the head.

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