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Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Are ...

Nursing home liability for personal injury to residents, especially falls and pressure sores, is a growing area of legal concern. Although only a small porti...Read more

Levels of Nursing Home Care

Nursing homes provide around-the-clock professional medical care for patients with chronic illnesses or patients recovering from acute illnesses who need skilled nur...Read more

Nursing Home Abuse FAQs

Are nursing homes required to keep records of the care provided?Are residents entitled to privacy?Can a nursing home force a resident to leave?Can a nursing home resident...Read more

Nursing Home Litigation

Nursing Home Litigation

Bed Rails: Safety Measure or Hazard?

Some frail elderly have a hard time getting in and out of bed. Others may thrash around in bed while awake or sleeping, putting themselves in danger of falling out of the bed. To help with mobility, a ... Read more

Failure to Warn Is Medical Malpractice

When it comes to making important decisions about healthcare, the patient is in charge – not the healthcare professional. A competent adult patient can always refuse treatment. Even if the decision ... Read more

Are Nursing Homes Responsible when Residents Fall?

Elderly people are much frailer than younger people. As a result, they tend to fall more often and, after a fall, not heal as quickly. In fact, nearly 40 percent of all injuries to the elderly in the ... Read more

Bedsores: Are They Cause for a Lawsuit?

Residents of hospitals and nursing homes are often frail, with poor mobility. As a result, they often spend long hours in the same position in bed or in a wheelchair. They can develop painful and dang ... Read more

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Are a Growing Concern

Nursing home liability for personal injury to residents, especially falls and pressure sores, is a growing area of legal concern. Although only a small portion of these complaints of abuse and neglec ... Read more

Additional Nursing Home Litigation Topics

Additional Nursing Home Litigation Topics