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Suing a Nursing Home for Restraint-Related Injuries

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on Aug 03, 2020 in Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing home residents have the right to be treated with respect and free from any form of nursing home abuse, which could include the use of restraints. Sometimes these facilities use restraints to keep residents from harming themselves or to make their…

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Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements and Resident’s Rights

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on May 25, 2020 in Nursing Home Abuse

Many families turn to a nursing home or assisted living facility when their elders can no longer take care of themselves. These facilities may include an arbitration agreement in their contracts to be signed by a new resident and/or his or her loved one.…

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Ways Negligent Hiring and Supervision Can Lead to Nursing Home Abuse

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on Apr 13, 2020 in Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing homes have a responsibility to ensure that residents are properly cared for in a safe and healthy environment. However, when a facility and its administrators fail to hire qualified staff, provide inadequate training, or poorly supervise employees,…

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Holding a Nursing Home Liable for Resident Injuries from Wandering

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on Feb 25, 2020 in Nursing Home Abuse

Due to increased fall risks and other dangers, wandering is especially dangerous for nursing home residents. If a nursing home fails to take proper measures to secure entrances and exits, the facility could be held liable for a resident’s injuries that…

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Why Poor Hygiene Among Residents May Be a Sign of Nursing Home Abuse

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on Jan 20, 2020 in Nursing Home Abuse

Many families make the difficult decision to have their loved one placed in a nursing home when he or she can no longer live independently. Families trust these facilities to properly care for their loved one. However, when the nursing home fails to…

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Factors Contributing to an Increased Risk of Nursing Home Abuse in Women

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on Nov 25, 2019 in Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing home abuse is a serious issue that affects some of our country’s most vulnerable people. While anyone who resides in a nursing home may be susceptible to abuse by a caregiver, women are at an increased risk of becoming victims. Unfortunately,…

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Nursing Home Liability for Medication Errors

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on Oct 10, 2019 in Nursing Home Abuse

A medication error is a mistake in prescribing or administering medications. When nursing homes are understaffed and staff members are feeling tired and overworked, it is more likely that medication errors can happen, which can severely impact a resident’s…

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Minimizing Fall Risks in Nursing Home Facilities

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on Sep 03, 2019 in Nursing Home Abuse

Every year, millions of people age 65 and older experience falls. More than one out of every four older adults in this age range suffer injuries caused by falling, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Even more alarming, the rate…

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Holding a Nursing Home Responsible for Abuse or Neglect

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on Jul 16, 2019 in Nursing Home Abuse

Many families depend on nursing home facilities and its staff to keep their loved ones safe and well cared for. Unfortunately, nursing home residents can still suffer injuries in this health care setting, which may be caused by abuse or neglect. Our…

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How Nursing Homes Try to Cover Up Abuse and Neglect

Posted on behalf of Gordon & Partners on May 30, 2019 in Nursing Home Abuse

It is not an easy decision to place a loved one in a nursing home. When you do, you trust the nursing home staff to care for your loved one. When abuse occurs, you expect the nursing home staff to respond appropriately and protect your loved one. Sadly,…

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