Monthly Archives: October 2014

Wandering

Residents in nursing homes need to be supervised by staff to ensure that they are safe. There are many dangers in the nursing home or any other environment for an individual who has no idea what he is doing. Wandering … Continue reading

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Elopement and Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing homes should be places where our elderly loved ones feel at home and protected. The ideal nursing home is one which allows a degree of freedom to residents, but which also takes into account safety needs of the individual … Continue reading

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Signs of Malnutrition

Nursing homes across the country are entrusted with the care of our elderly loved ones. Such a responsibility should not be taken for granted, but all too often news stories reveal cases of abuse in the very facilities where our … Continue reading

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Common Infections Due to Nursing Home Neglect

As people get older, their bodies begin to break down, and they become more susceptible to illnesses and infections. However, there is no excuse for a resident in a nursing home to suffer from an infection needlessly because a staff … Continue reading

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