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What are some identifying factors of nursing home abuse?

When your loved one goes into nursing home care, you want him or her to experience only the best. If you're concerned that abuse or neglect is taking place, there are a few things you should look for and identify, so you can give evidence and information to your attorney.

Focus Rehabilitation and Nursing Center faces fines, staff arrest

Amidst accusations of patient neglect, Focus Rehabilitation and Nursing Center has found itself in the news. It faces fines in connection with an incident that took place over Memorial Day weekend, and it has also been criticized for an event that led to four staff members being charged with criminal charges.

How to file a nursing home complaint in New York

When you have a complaint about the nursing care your loved one has received, the New York State Department of Health should be notified; it, along with Nursing Homes and ICF/IID Surveillance, are responsible for investigating any complaints that patients or their families have within the state as long as the complaint is about a violation of a state or federal regulation.

Nursing home residents are often vulnerable to abuse and neglect

According to 2015 statistics from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, there are an estimated 15,700 nursing homes throughout the United States which are home to 1.7 million residents. The vast majority of individuals who live in nursing homes are elderly and many suffer from physical and/or cognitive ailments which inhibit their ability to safely live independently.

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