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Nursing Home Lawsuits

Nursing home facilities must care for their residents in such a manner and in such an environment as will promote the quality of life of each resident, and must provide services or activities to attain or maintain the highest practical physical, mental and psychosocial well being of each resident in accordance with the written plan […]

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Signs of Elder and Nursing Home Abuse

Identifying Signs of Elder and Nursing Home Abuse – Noticing the Telltale Signs Author: Daniel Berry. Elder abuse is a serious problem in assisted-living homes for seniors, in hospitals, and even with at-home care providers for the elderly. It is unfortunate that such tragedies should befall people in their golden years, but statistics estimate that […]

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A Guide To Elder Care Choices

Nursing Homes – A Difficult (But Important) Choice Author: gmanty Luckily, I am blessed with independent parents who are in excellent health.  My father is turning 70 this July and my mother is only a few years behind (sorry to blow your secret, mom!)  While they could both stand to lose a little weight and […]

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What If You Suspect Elder Abuse

What Should You Do If You Suspect Elder Abuse Author: Nick Messe Elder abuse isn’t a new phenomenon but it’s certainly a growing one. As the population in the United States ages there is a greater need for assisted living apartment communities and full-care facilities for seniors. These facilities are staffed by professional caregivers who […]

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Nursing Home Neglect

Learn the Truth About Nursing Home Neglect and Elder Abuse Author: Daniel Berry It’s a hard decision to entrust a loved one to the care of strangers. Your loved one might be scared or confused when placed in unfamiliar surroundings. They might suffer from dementia, angry outbursts, or the inability to speak. For families of […]

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