Clinton, IA asked in Personal Injury and Landlord - Tenant for Iowa

Q: Can a company go against doctor order for the air conditioner

I have a dr order for the air conditioner to be turned on today and to keep it cooler in here I am oxygen dependent and have copd I have 2 other roommates at the house it is staffed by a company 24/7 the company that I am under here said that the air conditioner will not be turned on today and to ask my payee about getting an air conditioner for my room they said I can't have a doctor order for the whole house can they go against doctor order

1 Lawyer Answer
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing

A: Depends on the law in your state regarding group homes and the agreement with whoever placed you there. I would go to the agency that placed you with them.

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