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Home health aide was drunk on job, stole 93-year-old’s credit card, authorities say; latest black eye for agency

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — A 29-year-old home health aide chugged Four Loko on the job and stole a credit card from the 93-year-old woman under her care, according to authorities and the alleged victim.

The arrest, which took place Thursday, is the latest black eye for Partners in Care, a Manhattan-based service hit with a lawsuit in September alleging that its home health aide neglected and abused a 99-year-old Oakwood man in the months before he died.

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