Former Nursing Home Employees Claim Supervisors Attempted to Mislead State Inspectors on Abuse Complaints

(Chicago, IL) – January 6th, 2017: Two former social workers of a 309 bed nursing home, Bria of River Oaks, formerly known as Burnham Healthcare, have filed a lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court alleging that they were sacked after refusing to falsify medical records.

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By |January 6th, 2017|Nursing Home Abuse News|0 Comments

Chicago Facility Denies Nursing Home Abuse Allegations

Nursing home abuse can occur in several forms. Patients mistreat other patients. Staff members sometimes neglect or abuse patients they are expected to be “caring for,” and the facility itself may neglect to provide adequate care for the patients it is housing. The fact is, nursing home abuse occurs far too often, and many times, […]

By |January 5th, 2017|Nursing Home Abuse News|0 Comments

Nursing Home Patient Left in Her Own Human Waste

Many nursing homes across the U.S. are understaffed and over-crowded with patients. Indeed, it is a difficult task to care for the elderly when they can no longer provide the proper care for themselves, but the result of this lack of staff has proven to result in patient neglect. Patient neglect can be classified as […]

By |January 4th, 2017|Nursing Home Abuse News|0 Comments

Nursing Home Abuse Protections in Texas

Houston, TX- Elderly Americans are vulnerable to abuse and neglect, especially if the rely on others for care or suffer from a cognitive disorder. Protecting our elders should be a top priority in each state, but recent analysis shows that some states aren’t providing seniors or their families the resources necessary to prevent elder abuse […]

By |December 22nd, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse News|Comments Off

Understaffing and Horrible Conditions in Largest Chain of Nursing Homes

Albuquerque, NM- Understaffing is a chronic problem in nursing homes across the U.S. It is also a major problem from one the nation’s largest nursing home chains, Preferred Care Partners Management Group, which is currently the subject of the fraud lawsuit filed by the New Mexico Attorney General’s office.

The NM Attorney General’s case

NPR reports that […]

By |December 15th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse News|Comments Off

Birmingham, AL Nursing Home Neglect

Nursing home neglect lawyer discusses facts about abuse and neglect in Alabama’s long-term care facility

Birmingham, AL-Too many seniors in Alabama are neglected in their homes or long-term care facilities across the state. That neglect can take many forms and negatively impacts the emotional and physical well-being of a senior. In this article, our team of […]

By |December 12th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse News|Comments Off

Birmingham, AL Nursing Home Abuse

USAttorneys discusses disturbing facts about nursing home abuse in Birmingham, Alabama

Birmingham, AL- For so many of Birmingham’s seniors, a nursing home or other long-term care facility is their only choice. If a senior is lucky the facility they live in will provide them with superior care and protect them from neglect and abuse, but that […]

By |December 2nd, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse News|Comments Off

New Jersey Based Nursing Home Under Scanner for Alleged Abuse

A nursing home in New Jersey is under investigation for allegations of nursing home abuse, as reported by nj.com. The nursing home is based in South Jersey and one of their licensed nurses was forced to resign when she attempted to raise an alarm bells that the residents in the nursing home were being abused.

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By |December 2nd, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse News|Comments Off

Syracuse, NY Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers

Nursing home residents are generally senior citizens who are physically weak, with reduced mobility, and who require assistance just to be able to carry out every day routine activities such as bathing, walking, or even eating.

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By |November 30th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse News|Comments Off

Elder Financial Abuse in North Carolina

Nursing home abuse lawyer in North Carolina discusses financial exploitation of the elderly

Wilmington, NC- Elderly Americans face abuse and neglect in their homes and nursing homes, and one the leading types of abuse is financial exploitation. In this article, our team of elder abuse lawyers in North Carolina will cover some basics of elder financial […]

By |November 29th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse News|Comments Off

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