Signs of Nursing Home Neglect – Senior Citizens Abuse
Nursing homes and other long-term care facilities are designed to ensure that older people are well cared for and are protected from the effects of any physical and mental problems. In most cases, these facilities provide adequate and helpful care for their residents, however, there are unfortunate cases where residents are physically, mentally or sexually abused by staff members.
Found the Following Signs of Nursing Home Abuse? Get Help from Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers
For family members, signs of abuse may include:
- Bedsores or decubitus ulcers
- Cuts and open wounds
- Broken bones
- Unexplained injuries
- Poor nutrition and weight loss
- Poor hygiene
- Unsanitary conditions
- Sudden changes in behavior or habits
The nursing home abuse attorneys at Herrman & Herrman, P.L.L.C., understand the signs of nursing home abuse and neglect and have helped families hold those facilities accountable for their maltreatment. Our lawyers have also recovered significant compensation for residents who have been harmed by this abuse or neglect.
Contact our McAllen and Corpus Christi nursing home abuse attorneys at Herrman & Herrman, P.L.L.C., for a no obligation free consultation.
For more information regarding what to do if you believe your loved one is suffering abuse or neglect in a Texas elder care facility, please contact us at Herrman & Herrman, P.L.L.C. Call our Corpus Christi office or McAllen office at 844-426-3000.