Tag Archive for: Nursing home rights under Title IV

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Should family members enquire about South Carolina nursing home resident’s bed sore?

South Carolina – December 28, 2021 Nursing home injuries commonly include unsuspected dangers of bed or pressure sores from a resident remaining in one position too long in bed or on a chair.  They are formally known as decubitus ulcers…
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Is the use of a catheter in a South Carolina nursing home a form of abuse?

South Carolina – December 27, 2021 Nursing home and other long-term care facilities in South Carolina have a specific Bill of Rights that all residential facilities must operate under, outlined in Title 44 of South Carolina Code, and referred to…
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Vicarious liability, temporary workers and wrongful death in South Carolina nursing homes.

South Carolina – December 28, 2021 If a South Carolina nursing home resident dies because of the negligence of care facility administrators, management, or employees, surviving family and loved ones may have a cause of action for a wrongful…
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Violations of South Carolina nursing home rights when staff post on social media.

South Carolina – December 26, 2021 Nursing home residents can become victims of social media abuse which occurs when nursing home staff members record videos or take pictures of residents without their consent and post them on social media.…