Putting a loved one into a nursing home is a tough decision for everyone. When making your choice on which nursing facility to go with, one thing that should not have to be considered is whether or not the staff will abuse your family member. Unfortunately, the elderly are neglected and abused in these types of facilities all too often.
At Eden Rafferty, our Worcester lawyers protect your loved ones’ rights when they have been abused in a nursing home. Contact our law firm to speak with an attorney who can hold your hand through the entire process.
What Types of Abuse and Neglect Occur in Massachusetts Nursing Homes?
There are all types of neglect and abuse that can happen in a nursing home. A few examples include:
- Unsanitary conditions that can lead to infections
- Bedsores appearing on your loved one
- Physical abuse
- Inattentive care
- Malnourishment and dehydration
- Your loved one becoming lost
If any of these things have happened to your family member, it is important to speak with a caring attorney who has helped individuals resolve these types of issues in the past. Our lawyers have more than 25 years of experience resolving injury claims and know what steps need to be taken in order to ensure your rights and the rights of your loved one are fully protected.
Contact Our Worcester Law Firm When Nursing Home Abuse Happens
Contact our lawyers online to schedule your free initial consultation today. Nursing home abuse should not be tolerated. We will help you seek the justice your loved one deserves.