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Month: October 2022

Are pressure ulcers a red flag?

Nursing home abuse and neglect does not always manifest in obvious ways. However, some physical signs might stand out. This is potentially the case for pressure ulcers, also called bedsores. While there may be reasonable explanations for these injuries, they may also...

What are some signs of nursing home neglect?

As people age, they typically need more help with everyday tasks and sometimes may even need to move into a nursing home. The longer your loved one stays in a home, the more you may notice some signs that the staff is not paying proper attention to them. In order to...

Spotting elder abuse and when to take action

Employees owe a duty of care to protect the residents of assisted living facilities from harm. When visiting relatives at a nursing home, family members may check loved ones for symptoms of possible abuse. By knowing the warning signs, families may help stop elder...