Monthly Archives: January 2015

How to Recognize Signs of Dehydration

Nursing home abuse is unfortunately very common. Part of the reason for this is that families and outside visitors often don’t know how to see the signs that the home is being negligent in its care. A Tampa nursing home … Continue reading

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Physical Abuse in Nursing Homes

Physical abuse in nursing facilities is more common than one might think. Every year, more than 1,000 citations are issued to nursing homes for keeping workers on the staff with histories of abuse. Many incidents go unreported. Make sure that … Continue reading

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Signs of Nursing Home Neglect

A form of nursing home abuse is when the staff neglect to address the needs of the residents. Elderly patients who do not receive proper care are at risk for physical damage such as malnutrition and dehydration. It will be … Continue reading

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Vehicle Transport Injuries

Nursing home abuse has become a major problem in this country. Abuse and negligence occur on a frequent basis, and many facilities lack the staffing, updated equipment or proper transport vehicles to keep residents safe. Nursing home abuse can be challenging to … Continue reading

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