Reporting Nursing Home Neglect
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Many elder Georgia residents entrust their to nursing home facilities.
Sadly, there are countless cases of nursing home neglect and abuse every
year. Thousands of elderly patients suffer from abuse, mistreatment, and
neglect in both assisted living facilities and rehabilitation centers
alike. While their loved ones may have placed them in a facility believing
and trusting they would receive exceptional care, this is not always the case.
Any type of abuse or neglect is frustrating and should be held accountable,
however, when an elder individual suffers this abuse and is unable to
stick up for themselves or even verbalize their mistreatment, it can be
devastating. Your loved one may rely on the staff at their nursing home
to feed them, ensure they have proper hygiene, and look over their physical
health. Their dependency ultimately makes them extremely vulnerable to
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What to Look for When You Suspect Abuse or Neglect
At Jones & Swanson, we understand how important your loved one is to
you. Ensuring that they are receiving proper and necessary care is a serious
priority for us and we will work closely with you to determine if there
is any issues with their treatment.
Some of the most common indicators of nursing home abuse or neglect include:
- Bedsores or pressure sores
- Undiagnosed or untreated infections
- Falls because of improper monitoring
- Broken and fractured bones
- Malnutrition or starvation
- Verbal abuse
- Physical abuse
- Unexplained death
If your loved one has shown any of the physical signs mentioned above or
seems to be emotionally or mentally different than they were prior to
their time at a nursing home, you may want to investigate the situation
further with the help of one of our compassionate attorneys. We are here
to fight for the justice your loved one deserves.
Need legal counsel? We are here to help.
If your loved one was seriously injured or died due to neglect at a nursing
home, remember that it is not your fault. With
more than 40 years of collective experience, our award-winning firm is more than prepared to provide the dedicated
and zealous legal representation you need to hold negligent parties accountable.
We can review medical records and consulting with qualified medical experts
to craft a strong case on their behalf. Whatever the case, be sure to
reach out to our firm for the reliable and trustworthy legal services you need.
Do you believe your loved one has been a victim of nursing home neglect
Contact our Marietta nursing home abuse lawyers immediately to discuss the situation.