Nursing Home Negligence
YOU NEED A SANTA ROSA ELDER ABUSE LAWYER
Nursing homes are regulated in the United States, but not all nursing homes and assisted living facilities are alike. If you suspect nursing home abuse or negligence, call an experienced Santa Rosa elder abuse attorney today.
Nursing home negligence can occur for a number of reasons. In many cases, the nursing home is poorly run, with inadequate staffing or improperly trained staff members. Call (707) 575-7141. At The Law Offices of Freeman & Freeman, our nursing home abuse lawyers have dedicated their careers to helping families obtain justice
EXAMPLES OF NURSING HOME NEGLIGENCE
The following are just a few examples of how nursing home negligence happens:
- Staff fails to provide necessary care or leaves a resident unattended or abandoned.
- Administrators at the nursing home fail to hire enough staff.
- A lack of staffing can result in wandering or elopement by a resident who need proper supervision.
- Nursing home is unsanitary.
- A nursing home staff member who commits sexual abuse may not have been properly screened.
- A nursing home staff member improperly uses restraints on a patient.
- Overburdened staff makes a medication error (for example, mixing up medications or giving the wrong dosage to a resident).
If you see signs of nursing home negligence, contact our offices and speak to one of our legal professionals. We have experience investigating all kinds of nursing home abuse cases. We are prepared to examine the hiring practices of the nursing home. We can also pore over facility records and interview witnesses, including other staff members and other residents.
Sonoma County Nursing Home Ratings & Safety Violation Information
The rates of injuries from nursing home patients around the country has gotten higher in recent years, and that trend does not look like it will be subsiding in the near future, even in Santa Rosa. That’s why the associates at Freeman & Freeman have taken it on our own to conduct thorough research into fully understanding the nursing homes across Santa Rosa and Sonoma County. We will stop at nothing for any of our client’s investigative needs, thus we are going to share the research we’ve conducted on Santa Rosa’s nursing homes.
By utilizing our overview of nursing home ratings and safety violations, you and your loved ones can make an informed decision about where to re-locate an elderly family member if they’re ready to make the transition into their first nursing home in Santa Rosa, or if your loved one is looking to re-locate themselves from a troubling experience at a nursing home. Perhaps your loved one was showing signs of abuse or suffered injuries from abuse at the nursing home.
This page will also delve into what we do, what we look for, signs of abuse and inferior care, how we can help and what to do if you suspect poor care. The information on this page will undoubtedly give you a much broader spectrum of information in terms of Santa Rosa’s nursing homes, and ultimately could keep your loved ones out of abusive situations or help you navigate your options when nursing home abuse affects you and your family. Click here to read more about Sonoma County nursing home ratings and safety.
CONTACT A NURSING HOME NEGLIGENCE LAWYER
We understand the serious nature of nursing home abuse and negligence cases. At The Law Offices of Freeman & Freeman, we treat our clients with dignity and respect. Let a nursing home abuse and neglect lawyer at our firm help you pursue maximum compensation for your losses. Contact us today for a free and confidential consultation about your nursing home abuse and negligence case.