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Is A Nursing Home Illness Always Caused By Negligence?

By Vocelle & Berg, LLP |

It is not uncommon for elderly people to get sick or get infected under conditions that would not affect younger people in the same way. When an elderly person living in a nursing home gets sick, it could simply be a consequence of his age and compromised immune system. In some cases, however, the… Read More »

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Patient Dumping As Nursing Home Abuse

By Vocelle & Berg, LLP |

There is a disturbing practice in the nursing home industry that poses a serious risk to residents’ safety, and it is known as patient dumping or hospital dumping. This practice is used to evict residents from their nursing home when the patients have run out of money and have nowhere else to go. Nursing… Read More »

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Looking Out For Signs Of Nursing Home Abuse

By Vocelle & Berg, LLP |

When an elderly person moves into a nursing home, he may expect to receive professional healthcare services and everyday living assistance that he would not have been able to receive at home. There needs to be a level of trust and confidence that the nursing home will provide these services without taking advantage of… Read More »