Kenosha Nursing Home Abuse Attorneys
Godin Geraghty Puntillo Camilli, SC Helps Victims of Nursing Home Neglect & Mistreatment
Sometimes, our loved ones require a level of care and medical attention that is impossible to receive outside of a professionally managed setting. In these cases, we often must entrust the care of our loved ones to others. Unfortunately, the people that we trust to care for our loved ones may either intentionally or unintentionally injure or neglect the very people for which they are supposed to care for.
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Types of Nursing HOme Neglect
Nursing home neglect occurs when a caregiver breaches their duty of care. Nursing home abuse is a serious and devastating issue that affects the most vulnerable members of our society, and the victims and their families may be entitled to substantial compensation.
There are several different types of nursing home neglect that may occur:
- Social Neglect
- Basic Needs Neglect
- Personal Hygiene Neglect
- Medical Neglect
What are examples of nursing home Abuse?
Nursing home abuse occurs when the employees of a nursing home facility intentionally mistreat the residents of the facility. Examples of this type of abuse may be physical or verbal and can often cause lasting physical or psychological harm.
Nursing home neglect may be more difficult to spot. Neglect occurs when the nursing home does not meet the standard of care it is supposed to meet for its residents. Some residents may be hesitant to speak up or complain about nursing home neglect, as it is sometimes difficult to appreciate that the staff of such facilities is there to provide comprehensive care.
Examples of nursing home neglect neglect or abuse include:
- Open wounds or cuts
- Resident complaints
- Unsanitary conditions
- The resident becomes withdrawn or agitated
- Physical restraints
- Unexplained injuries
- Unexplained or unexpected death of a resident
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If you suspect that you or your loved one has been the victim of nursing home abuse or neglect, it is important that you seek counsel from an experienced nursing home abuse attorney. Our distinguished Kenosha nursing home abuse lawyers have a heart for victims of injury and abuse. We will compassionately guide you while fighting hard for you or your loved one’s rights.
To determine whether you have a claim or to discuss examples of nursing home neglect, you should contact Godin Geraghty Puntillo Camilli, SC as soon as possible. We work on a contingency fee basis, which means we don't charge any fee if we don't collect. You can have peace of mind with our team on your side.
To schedule a free consultation, contact us today at (262) 465-4094.