What Compensation Is Available for Nursing Home Abuse Victims?

By Staff Blogger | September 11th, 2018

When your loved one moves into a nursing home, you trust that the staff members and medical professionals will be compassionate and dedicated to providing excellent care.

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Call a Lawyer if You Notice These Common Signs of Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

By Staff Blogger | July 3rd, 2018

In 2015, the Houston Chronicle reported that Texas's nursing homes ranked last in patient care and satisfaction among all 50 states.

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How Can a Lawyer Help if Your Loved One Suffered Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect?

By Staff Blogger | May 1st, 2018

All nursing homes are supposed to provide excellent care for their residents. After all, that’s why most of them charge expensive monthly or yearly rates to residents and their families.

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Neglect is a Form of Abuse in Nursing Homes

By Staff Blogger | January 30th, 2018

If your loved one lives in a nursing home, you know how important it is to be on the lookout for signs of poor health or abuse, including unexplained bruises and cuts, emotional and psychological disturbances, and...

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Types of Nursing Home Abuse

By Staff Blogger | January 9th, 2018

Because of the aging population in the U.S. and throughout Texas, nursing homes are becoming more ubiquitous in our cities and communities. Staffed with doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals, nursing homes...

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Your Loved One Has Rights in the Nursing Home

By Staff Blogger | August 15th, 2017

Making the decision to find a nursing home or care facility for a loved one is never easy. In addition to knowing that they may struggle with the idea of no longer living independently, you also may worry about the type...

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The Truth About Nursing Home Abuse

By Staff Blogger | July 4th, 2017

Nursing home facilities should be both comfortable and affirming. Residents deserve to be treated with dignity, respect, and the utmost care. Unfortunately, nursing home abuse and neglect can be present in even the best...

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The Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

By Staff Blogger | March 28th, 2017

As our loved ones reach a certain stage in life, it may become apparent that their needs and our capacities to meet those needs no longer line up. At that point, we do our best to secure the level of care they require...

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4 Types of Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect

By Staff Blogger | January 31st, 2017

We all want the best for our aging loved ones. It’s a central part of our humanity. We take care of our own and protect those who can’t protect themselves. When we make the decision to place a loved one into an assisted...

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State Creates "3 Strikes" Rule for Texas Nursing Home Abuse

By Staff Blogger | March 31st, 2015

Nursing home abuse has become a serious problem in many long-term care facilities in the United States, including Texas. The National Center on Elder Abuse estimates that as many as one-third of the elderly will become...

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