Reports of nursing home abuse hit the news daily, and even for those with extremely strong stomachs, each story is heart breaking. Seeing the elderly calling for help and getting ignored, being struck or shoved by staff
When you are on the road, it often doesn’t matter how careful you are, there is no guarantee you won’t be involved in an accident.
Nursing homes are supposed to be facilities where the elderly can find comfort and security in a caring environment.
And while that is true for many of these facilities, there are still hundreds of nursing home abuse cases
Nursing home neglect is a specific type of elder abuse that family members should always watch for after placing a loved one in a nursing home environment.
Neglect relates to situations where staff may not pay attention
The Uncaring Faces of Nursing Home Exploitation
When you entrust a nursing home to take care of your loved one, you expect that care to be genuine. You pay for the assurance that she’ll be treated with respect and compassion, and that her needs will be fully addressed. However, this may not always