Everyone agrees that instances of nursing home abuse are cause for alarm. But most people do not understand the various types of abuse that can occur, and the shocking frequency of physical, emotional, and financial abuse that our loved ones endure.
When families make the decision to place an elderly or special needs loved one in a nursing home facility, they expect both healthcare professionals and staff to treat their family members with respect, kindness, and dignity. Sadly, whether because of profit-hungry policies or negligent hiring, many nursing home facilities do not take proper care of their patients.
Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA’s nursing home abuse lawyers are available now to help you and your loved ones understand your rights if you believe abuse has occurred.