Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer: Proving Liability

 

Whenever anyone suffers an injury that was caused by the wrongful or negligent conduct of another party, the injured party may bring a claim for compensation. The same holds true for nursing home residents who have sustained an injury, a serious medical condition or emotional distress from an act or acts of nursing home neglect, […]

By |March 3rd, 2015|Boston Nursing Home Lawyer|0 Comments

The Warning Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

The Warning Signs of Nursing Home Abuse
Over 1.5 million seniors live in nursing homes or assisted living facilities in the US and the numbers will increase as the baby boom generation gets older. Massachusetts has over 42,000 seniors in its nursing homes. Many seniors need nursing home care since they are unable to care for […]

By |February 17th, 2015|Boston Nursing Home Lawyer|0 Comments

Nursing Home Abuse: Who is Liable?

Nursing Home Abuse: Who is Liable?
Nursing home abuse is a major concern in this country. Each year there are about 500,000 reported cases of elder abuse, though experts opine that unreported cases may be in the millions.
While many abuses occur in the home by family members or health care workers, a substantial number occur in […]

By |February 3rd, 2015|Boston Nursing Home Lawyer|0 Comments

Nursing Home Medication Errors

With increasing numbers of people turning 65 and older and unable to support themselves physically or to handle their own affairs, nursing home residency has become an expected or anticipated stage in one’s life. An important element of any nursing home is medical care, and an essential component of that care is the proper preparing […]

By |December 29th, 2014|Boston Nursing Home Lawyer|0 Comments

Falling at a Nursing Home

Falls at nursing home facilities are one of the major causes of injuries among elderly residents. As we age, our bones and joints become much weaker and less flexible. Our eyesight and hearing suffers, our reflexes diminish and infirmities such as diabetes, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease strike a large percentage of individuals over the age […]

By |December 22nd, 2014|Boston Nursing Home Lawyer|0 Comments