Few would argue that nursing home abuse is a national disgrace. For a country that claims to honor its heritage, we have a poor way of demonstrating it. Yet, investigating, arresting, and prosecuting the at-fault …Read more
Nursing Home Neglect
A report from ABCnews.go.com paints a disturbing picture of our nation’s nursing homes. Citing a congressional study by the Special Investigations Division of the House Government Reform Committee, the report claims that …Read more
Despite opposition and heated criticism, the Los Angeles county supervisors approved a new contract that would radically alter how local authorities and state agencies monitor nursing homes in the region. …Read more
A nursing home can become a defendant in a lawsuit, likely meaning that a personal injury, wrongful death, or medical malpractice lawsuit has been filed …Read more
Nursing home residents’ rights are actual legal as well as moral rights of those who are residing in nursing homes. There were many …Read more
Recently, the owner and administrator of a nursing home in Castro Valley California have been charged with elder abuse, which could sentence them to prison. They were accused of leaving the nursing home on October 24, 2013, when the state had ordered that it be closed.
Paramedics made a call to the home about 48 hours …Read more