What is Nursing Home Neglect?
Nursing home neglect can range from physical, emotional, or medical neglect. Neglect can pose serious harm to nursing home residents and may even lead to death.Elderly nursing home residents are among the most vulnerable segment of society. Family members want to believe that when they entrust a loved one to the care of a nursing home, their family member will be treated with excellent care and respect. However, the care promised is often very different from the actual care a family member receives.
Tragically, nursing home neglect of elders and dependent adults is a serious problem. There are many reasons why neglect and abuse occur, none of which are acceptable. MedMalFirm.com engages in many different cases involving neglect. The most common occurrences of nursing home neglect involve:
- Pressure ulcers
- Suspicious injuries
- Physical or sexual abuse
- Failure to maintain a sanitary environment
- Negligent medical care
- Malnutrition and/or dehydration
- Wrongful death
Contact Our Nursing Home Neglect Attorneys
MedMalFirm.com is one of the few teams in the nation wholly devoted to pursuing nursing home cases. With a team comprised of experienced litigators and healthcare professionals, we provide reliable feedback throughout your case and remain committed to investigating cases and advocating on behalf of those who have experienced nursing home neglect.
How Nursing Home Neglect Lawsuits Improve Care For Others
No amount of money will alleviate or make up for the pain and suffering endured as a result of neglect. For that reason, our attorneys pride themselves on personal service and open communication with our clients in attempt to alter the way in which nursing homes operate. The team at MedMalFirm.com cannot reverse the damage inflicted on nursing home residents, but they can make sure that nursing homes operating under negligent practices and procedures are held liable for their actions or inactions that caused harm to you or a loved one. Our lawyers strive to help victims of nursing home neglect recover just compensation for their injuries.
Drawing from years of combined experience, the lawyers at MedMalFirm.com represent people throughout the nation who have been harmed by nursing home neglect. Call us to find out how we can help you. For a free consultation, call 877-887-4850.