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What signs of nursing home abuse should families be aware of in Longview Texas?

Texas - March 23, 2021 Nursing home residents have rights. In the United States there are laws to protect the rights of nursing home residents: The Nursing Home Reform Act under Title IV: of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987 created…
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What is the duty of care in South Carolina nursing homes to prevent sexual abuse?

South Carolina – March 22, 2021 South Carolina nursing home facilities have standard operating procedures requiring administrative personnel to protect residents.  When residents suffer harm directly related to a negative nursing home…
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Relevant laws established to protect South Carolina nursing home residents. 

South Carolina – March 18, 2021 South Carolina nursing home facilities have standard operating procedures in place that incorporate federal and state statute, requiring all long term resident care personnel to protect residents.  If residents…
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Star ratings may cause misinformation to residents, families, and potential residents of South Carolina nursing homes.

South Carolina – March 14, 2021 A controversial article identifying the rating system for America’s nursing home patients proves that inadequate reporting may fail those who are seeking safe and quality care for loved ones who must be…
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Should South Carolina nursing home residents be concerned about bedsores?   

South Carolina – March 8, 2021 Bedsores can cause minor irritation to nursing home residents, and in some cases, result in dangerous health complications.  They are preventable if nursing home staff gives residents appropriate care. …
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What rights do Colorado nursing home residents have against nursing home abuse?

Colorado – March 4, 2021 Individuals who are living in a nursing facility, or assisted living home licensed by the state of Colorado have the same rights they would have as living in their own homes. In accordance with The Nursing Home…
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McDougall Law Firm can outline the South Carolina resident bill of rights for families.

South Carolina – October 24, 2020 Resident Bill of Rights. Nursing home residents have rights under federal and state law, and attorneys at McDougall Law Firm can review those rights with families and individuals thinking about nursing home…