Monthly Archives: June 2014

Protecting Your Loved One From Elder Abuse

What Is Elder Abuse? Elder abuse is the mistreatment, or neglect of an elderly person. Elder abuse is sometimes, but not always, physical. Non-physical elder abuse can be emotional, verbal or financial. Elder abuse can be done either deliberately or … Continue reading

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Complaints of Poor Treatment Could Be Indicative of Abuse

The decision to place your elderly loved one in a nursing home is always tough. What do you do when your loved one starts to complain of poor treatment? Complaints of poor treatment could be indicative of abuse. Before you … Continue reading

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What Does Elder Abuse Look Like?

Many elderly people are abused by the individuals in facilities that are responsible for their care. Nursing home abuse and neglect can take many forms, including: Physical abuse including broken bones and other physical violence; Emotional abuse including bullying and … Continue reading

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What to Do if You Suspect Simple Misconduct

Simple misconduct on the part of nursing home staff is a growing concern in today’s society. Misconduct can take many forms, and often the victims and their family‚Äôs are afraid to speak out due to a sense of helplessness. You … Continue reading

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