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Noella Allick cared for newborn after newborn in an undisciplined, unregulated world filled with false promises, pumped-up references and worthless credentials.
The disturbing case against Allick, who has confessed to violently shaking and seriously injuring two babies in her care, illustrates a shockingly indifferent system that leaves parents and their infants vulnerable to alarming levels of abuse.
Experts interviewed by the Daily News agreed that in most cases, parents who hire a "baby nurse," whether from an employment agency or through word of mouth, generally have no idea what they're getting for their money...
Sunday, August 28, 2005
From the New York Daily News: