Nursing home abuse throughout the country is an increasing problem. On a daily basis, elderly individuals throughout the nation are victimized. If your family members are victims of abuse or neglect in a nursing home, then more likely there are other elderly individuals in the facility who are also being abused or neglected; as a matter of fact, there is most likely a continuing pattern of neglect at the nursing home.
Are you or a loved one a victim of nursing home negligence? Our medical malpractice attorneys are here to help. Contact a medical malpractice lawyer in your area today for more information about pursuing monetary compensation in a nursing home negligence lawsuit.
Examples of nursing home abuse and negligence include, but are not limited to the following:
Red flags signifying nursing home abuse are usually subtle. Often, elderly patients who are being mistreated fail to report it. If a one of your loved ones is in a nursing home and recently has had unexplained injuries, bedsores, a fractured hip or injuries from falling and you suspect elder neglect or nursing home abuse, you may be able to file a medical malpractice claim.
Did a nursing home worker’s medical error result in the death or injury of a friend, family member or spouse? Our medical malpractice lawyers are here to help. Contact a local medical malpractice attorney as soon as possible for more information about pursuing a nursing home negligence case.
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If a loved one’s nursing home abuse caused his or her death, you may be able to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit.
Our lawyers will examine the facts of your case and determine if you may be eligible for monetary compensation.