Category Archives: Nursing Home Litigation

Nursing home abuse is an unacceptable crime. Our New Jersey attorneys can help you hold nursing homes accountable for abuse.

Did Nursing Home Negligence Cause a Dementia Patient’s Arrest?

A 75-year-old dementia patient was wandering the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation when he reportedly attacked several employees. The police were called, and the man was arrested after an altercation. However, the man had to later be hospitalized and effects of the incident may have plagued him right up until his death. The question now remains, did nursing home…
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Do You Know the Signs of Elder Abuse?

One of the most overlooked types of crimes in our society today are crimes against the elderly. Many people don’t realize that one in every ten seniors becomes the victim of elder abuse, according to the Journal of the American Medical Association. Worse yet, a 2015 study by the Elder Justice Policy Brief revealed that only one in 23 cases…
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Do Cameras Help When It Comes to Nursing Home Abuse?

Have you seen the increasing reports of elder abuse and nursing home abuse in the news lately? It is a disturbing trend to which much of America is turning a blind eye. However, here in New Jersey, lawmakers are trying to make a difference, and it starts with catching those responsible for mistreating our seniors. When It Comes to Nursing…
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Is Nursing Home Abuse Going Unreported?

Over 1.4 million people are living in nursing homes across the United States.  This is why safety officials all over the country are making it a priority to ensure America’s nursing homes are safe.  A new government audit has revealed shocking results regarding the quality of care provided to nursing home residents, highlighting the importance of setting and maintaining high…
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What Are the Effects of Nursing Home Negligence?

When an elderly parent’s needs become too great for their children to bear, they are often sent to senior care centers or nursing homes. These facilities are manned by trained professionals who are supposed to help the elderly maintain an active and healthy lifestyle. However, some facilities fall short of this mark, and when this nursing home negligence occurs, the…
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Does the Nursing Home Industry Want to Cover Up Patient Abuse?

Nursing home care is a profitable industry with a reputation for providing poor services to the elderly and permanently disabled. This is not to say all nursing homes are bad, but that the industry as a whole suffers from significant problems. Profits are more important than providing care for many of these businesses. Nursing homes are also notorious for hiring…
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