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Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse

Take Legal Action When Your Loved Suffers Assisted Facility Death or Nursing Home Neglect  and Abuse 

Many kinds of injuries can occur to a resident that abuse and neglect while staying at a nursing home or assisted living facility in IL.

General Warning Signs of Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect:

  • Bedsores
  • Restraints 
  • Bruising or fractures 
  • Malnutrition 
  • Frequent illness/failure to report illness 
  • Sudden death or hospitalization

Signes of Assisted Living Physical Abuse:

  • Prolonged deprivation of food or water
  • Medication errors
  • Unexplained injuries 
  • Reports of slapping, pushing, shaking, beating 
  • Bruising Broken arm (humerus, radius, ulna),
  • Broken leg (femur, tibia, fibula) 
  • Fractured skull, fractured hip, fractured clavicle, fractured, and other bones fractured or broken bones. 

Warning Signs of Nursing Home Neglect:

  • Lack of care for existing medical problems 
  • Failure to prevent malnutrition, bedsores, or infections 
  • Failure to protect residents from health and safety hazards Injury or death: resident wandering (outside facility) when staff is unaware resident is missing. 

If you have any reason to believe that you or a loved one has been injured or neglected in a nursing home or assisted living facility, contact us at 847-651-7191.

 

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2624 Patriot Blvd. Glenview, IL 60026 Phone: 847-651-7191 - Fax: 847-651-7191