Case Result Category: Nursing Homes

Bedsores

This case involves the neglect and mistreatment of our client, a 75-year-old man living in a skilled nursing facility. Our client was admitted to the facility after suffering a bad fall in his own home. Because of his fall risk, he was to be constantly supervised by the staff. Sadly, the staff failed to give …

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Bedsores

This case involves the repeated abuse and neglect of our client, an 82-year-old woman. Our client was continuously neglected while living in a nursing home. She was left alone for long periods of time, and as a result, she developed pressure sores. The defendant was aware of the pattern of abuse the client was facing …

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Bedsores

Our client was admitted to a facility to rehabilitate from an accident. Unable to move himself, the facility failed to turn and reposition him, resulting in the development of pressure sores on his tailbone and heels. This case settled confidentially for $308,048.40.

Falls

Our client was admitted to the nursing home while recovering from surgery on his ankle, and he required supervision and assistance to move from place to place. He was found unresponsive on the floor, improperly assessed and put back into bed without contacting the family or doctor. He died from a head injury days later. …

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Bedsores

his case involves the neglect of a 63 year old developmentally delayed man in a nursing home. He was a dependent adult confined to a wheelchair and required constant supervision as a result. He also had no skin breakdown when he was admitted, but during his residency developed three severe bed sores. He died in …

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Falls

The nursing home knew our elderly client was at risk of falling, yet they failed to develop a care plan for fall prevention. She fell and severely injured her hip and broke her leg. The nursing home left her untreated and failed to tell her family about the incident. Her condition worsened and she needed …

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Denial of Medical Care

This case involves the abuse and neglect of a 58 year old man suffering from pneumonia. After being admitted to a nursing home, his family repeatedly voiced concern over his breathing condition, but the nurses and doctor ignored them. Our client became less and less responsive during his residency and eventually passed away due to …

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Bedsores

In this case, our client suffered severe injuries as a result of mistreatment and neglect while at a skilled nursing facility. He was left sitting for long intervals of time, and as a result he developed severe pressure sores among other injuries that would eventually put him in the hospital in critical condition. This case …

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Bedsores

While staying in a skilled nursing facility our client was neglected and left sitting alone for too long without changing his position. As a direct result, he developed severe pressure sores, had to be hospitalized, and passed away. This case settled confidentially for $400,000.00

Suicide

After being checked into a facility for severe mental health issues that required her to be under constant supervision, the defendants gave her access to leave the facility unsupervised. As a result, she left the facility and committed suicide, This case settled confidentially for $1,000,000.00