Two Overlooked Dangers in California Nursing Homes

Anaheim, CA- Many of the nursing homes throughout California offer the best care and can meet or exceed the needs of their residents and their family. But even when a family chooses a well-staffed nursing home with a history of outstanding care,…

Nursing Home Abuse in Washington: Is My Elderly Loved One Eligible for Emotional Damages?

Seattle, WA- Nearly one in ten elderly persons in the U.S. will experience some type of elder abuse whether it is financial exploitation, physical abuse or neglect.   It’s no secret that elder abuse and neglect can have immense emotional…

Nursing Homes Not Honest About Staffing Levels

Los Angeles, CA- The choice to put an aging or disabled loved one in a nursing home is not a choice families take lightly. A family usually chooses to do so because a long-term care facility can offer them something they can’t provide: round…

Three Financial Scams That Target Florida’s Elderly Nursing Home Residents

Fort Lauderdale, FL- Florida’s nursing home residents are vulnerable to a number of abuses, but financial exploitation is probably the most common and often leaves seniors destitute. Overall, financial scams cost America’s elderly population…

Nursing Home Abuse: What Steps Utah Families Need to Take to End It!

Salt Lake City, UT- If your elderly loved one is living in a nursing home or other type of Utah assisted living facility, there is always a chance they may face abuse or neglect. It doesn’t happen to every elderly nursing home resident, but…

Nursing Home Employee Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Elderly Woman with Dementia

Minneapolis, MN- Elderly nursing home residents are vulnerable to a host of abuses at the hands of their caregivers, especially if they suffer from dementia. Financial exploitation and neglect are the most common, but shockingly incidents of…

Elderly Man Dies after Falling Outside Nursing Home

  Charlotte, NC- Families and residents of nursing homes have a number of things they expect from caregivers at a nursing home. One top of providing for a resident’s needs, facilities should protect them from falls, but we are reminded…

Nursing Home Abuse Facts Every Family in Portland, Oregon Should Be Aware Of

Many of us here in Portland, Oregon have elderly family members that require a greater amount of care than we can physically provide for them. Whether due to an injury or debilitating mental condition, there comes a point when an elder may…

Caregiver Accused of Sexually Abusing Three Dementia Patients

Sacramento, CA- When an elderly or disabled loved one has to be placed in a nursing home, a family understandably has concerns about whether their loved one will have all of their needs met. Usually the farthest thing from a person’s mind…

California Nursing Homes and Errors with Medication

Santa Ana, CA- The elderly and disabled residents of nursing homes generally take one or more prescription drugs, many take several different medications at a time. These prescription drugs are crucial to their physical and emotional well-being,…