Monthly Archives: March 2014

Understanding Willful Misconduct

If you or someone you love is in a nursing home, you need to read this article. Willful Misconduct Defined Willful misconduct is a deliberate, purposeful and often tortious bad act. Willful misconduct is a form of abuse that is … Continue reading

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Pressure Sores Could Be a Sign of Nusing Home Neglect

One important sign that your loved one is being neglected is the presence of pressure sores on the skin. Don’t count on nursing home staff to report the existence of pressure sores. Ask questions, and be prepared to take action … Continue reading

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Internet Fraud in Nursing Homes

People are living longer, which has lead to an increase in our elderly population. Unfortunately, criminals are aware of this fact, and they often target senior citizens for Internet fraud. Seniors in nursing homes are often more likely to be … Continue reading

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Overmedication in Nursing Homes

Did you know that countless Americans living in nursing homes are given the wrong medications, or are being over medicated? Despite federal guidelines in place to protect patients and ensure that they are given proper medication, overmedication is still a … Continue reading

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