Nursing Home Neglect & Abuse Lawsuits
Our elderly loved ones are cherished and revered. They are also very vulnerable when they are dependent on nursing home care. It is our duty to ensure they are happy, safe, and well taken care of. Most nursing homes do a great job at this, but some do not. Unsafe or abusive conditions can have devastating effects on your elderly loved one and the entire family. If you suspect nursing home abuse or neglect, call us immediately. You need a trusted and compassionate nursing home abuse attorney in College Park, GA.
It is imperative that family members watch for signs of abuse or neglect. Close family involvement in the life of a nursing home resident can make a tremendous impact on their level of care. Visit and call frequently, ask questions about your loved one’s condition when you visit, and interact directly with your loved one as much as possible. Signs of nursing home abuse or neglect may include:
- Bedsores, scratches, bruises, or other visible injuries
- A sudden decline in health
- A significant change in mood or sudden depression
- Noticeable behavioral changes
- Inattentive or indifferent staff
- Poor record keeping
- Significant weight loss
- Missing medication
- Missing personal items
If nursing home abuse is identified or suspected, protecting your elderly family member is paramount. The legal team at The Foster Firm can help you do just that. We are familiar with the laws that govern nursing homes in Georgia and can handle your case. Nursing home neglect & abuse lawsuits are very personal to us. Let us help you protect your loved one. Contact us for a free consultation.