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By Joe Block 

More details emerge in nursing home sexual assault

Department of Health and Human Services report alleges Malisch not monitored, even after misconduct


August 9, 2018

A 12-day investigation by the Department of Health and Human Services revealed nine federal deficiencies and substandard quality of care at Maplewood Nursing Home, according to the department’s report. The investigation comes in the wake of Galen J. Malsich’s alleged sexual assault of two residents there. The report was completed last month and the Star News recently obtained it through a Freedom of Information request.

Malisch was removed from the facility by Sauk Prairie police on May 17. He was subsequently charged with five counts against two victims: for the first victim, second-de...

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