Unfortunately, nursing home neglect and assisted living abuse is a disturbing reality that cannot be denied. Although nursing homes are supposed to provide a safe haven for seniors and the disabled, staffed by caring and professional caregivers, regrettably, that is often not the case. As people live longer and the number of nursing homes and assisted living facilities increases, the number of cases of nursing home neglect, assisted living abuse, and retirement home negligence grows exponentially. Georgia Lawyer, Julian Lewis Sanders is here to assist you in your time of need. Please call 1-855-JSANDERS to learn your rights.
Abuse in nursing homes is disturbing and, in some cases, downright disgusting. Based on our experience, we can identify warning signs of abuse and neglect, help with improvements in the care, and acquire the deserved compensation for injuries, medical costs and suffering related to neglect or abuse. Nursing home abuse and negligence can come in many forms including:
- Poor nutrition & poor hygiene
- Medication and Medication Administration Mistakes
- Clogged breathing tubes
- Unexplainable bruises, falls & fractures
- Serious, life-threatening injuries
- Sexual Harassment & assault
- Verbal Abuse
- Unreasonable restraints
The good news: Under Georgia Law, you have a broad range of rights about how you should be treated in a nursing home in Atlanta, GA.
Don’t let this abuse or neglect go unaddressed. If you, a family member or a loved one has been subjected to nursing home abuse, retirement living negligence, or assisted living abuse, The Law Offices of Julian Lewis Sanders and Associates can help you fight for your rights.
Contact us today for a free, no-obligation case evaluation at 1-855-JSANDERS.