Category: Nursing Home Abuse

Experienced Elder Abuse Lawyer Assisting Dementia Victims and their Families throughout MA & RI As our parents age, the development of dementia is not uncommon. There are various levels of dementia, with the most serious types associated with Alzheimer’s disease. … Continue reading

Experienced Lawyers Serving and Protecting the Elderly in Nursing Homes throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts More and more nursing homes are getting residents to sign arbitration agreements when they are admitted, forcing them (and their families and heirs) to waive their … Continue reading

Massachusetts and Rhode Island Nursing Home Attorneys With studies showing that half of more of all nursing home residents become victims of some form of neglect or abuse, how do you choose the right nursing home for yourself or your … Continue reading

A RI & MA Attorney who takes Elderly Abuse Seriously If you have a loved one in a nursing home, you know how crucial it is that they receive the best possible care available to them and avoid all forms … Continue reading

Experienced Attorney Fighting for Nursing Home Abuse Victims in Massachusetts and Rhode Island No one likes to think about it happening, but we all know it does. Every day, elderly nursing home residents throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts suffer as … Continue reading

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A $13.2 million jury verdict for the family of Mary Dwyer, who died after medical mistreatment at a New Jersey assisted living nursing home, is bringing national awareness to the tragic issue of nursing home negligence. Nursing Home Negligence Case Mary … Continue reading

Do you have a loved on residing in a Rhode Island nursing home? Or perhaps you are shopping for a nursing home facility here in the Ocean State.  If so, you will want to check out this week’s report from … Continue reading

Nursing homes are federally regulated under the Nursing Home Reform Act, part of the Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1987 (“OBRA”). Congress passed OBRA due to growing concern with the poor quality of care in nursing homes, following a Congressional study … Continue reading

Those within the nursing home industry understand that bedsores, also known as decubitus ulcers or pressure ulcers, are one of the most serious injuries suffered by nursing home residents. You should understand that pressure ulcers are avoidable. And without proper care, … Continue reading

They say you can measure the quality of a nursing home by looking in the patients’ mouths, because it is one of the last things to be taken care of. Our personal injury law firm is passionate about ensuring our … Continue reading