When you put an elderly loved one in a nursing home, you are trusting their very life to the caregivers of that nursing home. If a caregiver is negligent or careless in their duties, especially when dealing with medications or medical conditions requiring constant attention, it can lead to tragic…Read the rest ».
Elder abuse lawyer Travis Siegel picks his battles with care, and one he has decided to take your case, he fights relentlessly to obtain justice for your maltreated elderly loved one. In his years of fighting for the rights of the elderly, he has obtained multiple million-dollar and half-million-dollar-plus settlements.…Read the rest ».
Hiring a caregiver for your elderly relatives is an important decision. You need to be sure that you are hiring someone who will genuinely care for your loved one, who is qualified and experienced, and who will not be neglectful or abusive. It can be hard to judge who meets…Read the rest ».
Adult day care centers differ from nursing homes in that they only provide services part time for elderly men and women. They are a great option for providing social opportunities and stimulating activities in a supervised setting for elderly people who can still take care of themselves to an extent.…Read the rest ».
When placing our elderly loved ones in a nursing home, we are entrusting their safety and well-being into the hands of the nursing home staff. While many nursing home caregivers are genuinely caring and compassionate, many more are stressed, overworked, or simply don’t care. When nursing home staff fail to…Read the rest ».
Elderly men and women often have a lot of money that they saved up over their lives. Unfortunately, it is quite common for family members and unscrupulous caregivers to take advantage of an elderly person’s trusting nature and, in some cases, diminished cognitive ability to fleece them out of tens…Read the rest ».
It is unthinkable that your beloved parent or grandparent may be raped or otherwise sexually assaulted by the very people they trust to care for them at a nursing home. However, it is the unfortunate truth that many nursing home residents are sexually abused by their caretakers. It is up…Read the rest ».
It is often a hard decision to put a loved one into a nursing home. After you make that decision, though, you expect that the home you chose will treat your loved one well. Finding signs of elder abuse or neglect is devastating, but there are things you can do…Read the rest ».
Placing your loved one in a nursing home is often a hard decision. You hope that they will be well taken care of, but the truth is that many nursing homes are understaffed and do not perform proper vetting processes for their employees. This can result in elder abuse or…Read the rest ».
We consider the door to the courthouse as a path to justice. At times, there are obstacles in that path. When those obstacles get in the way of our seniors and elderly family members pursuing their rights against nursing homes, we should take notice. Under the Trump administration, the Centers…Read the rest ».