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Practice Area: Nursing Home Neglect

Signs Of Nursing Home Negligence

Adopted by the World Health Organization, the definition of elder abuse is a single, repeated act, or lack of action that led to harm or injury of an elderly person occurring within a relationship where there is an expectation of

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Nursing Home Prescription Errors

The likelihood of a prescription error occurring in a nursing home facility is something that is well-recognized and acknowledged within the medical community. Nursing homes have a legal responsibility to provide timely and accurate dosages of medications to residents in

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Nursing Home Falls

Sadly, falls among the elderly are a common occurrence due to age, physical instability and sometimes neglect. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that each year more than 1,800 adults in assisted living facilities die because of

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Bedsores

Nursing home neglect is generally the cause of all bedsores in elderly patients. However, it is important to note that nursing home neglect can quickly turn into nursing home abuse. Family members and loved ones of an elderly patient must

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