Nursing Home Abuse

Understanding Kentucky Elder Abuse Laws And How To Report Suspected Abuse

The Becker Law Office regularly assists Kentucky families whose elderly loved ones have been injured by neglect and abuse at nursing homes, retirement...
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Grandview Nursing Home Loses Medicare Funding Due to Health and Safety Violations

Families with loved ones who live at the Grandview Nursing & Rehabilitation Facility in Campbellsville, Kentucky, are scrambling to relocate their loved ones...
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Nursing Homes Have Overstated Staffing Levels for Years

A new study of Medicare records shows that, for years, most nursing homes across the U.S. have been staffed by fewer nurses and...
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Nursing Home Negligence or Injury: Who Is Responsible?

The decision to place an elderly loved one in a nursing home or long-term care facility is one that most families do not...
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Corporate Greed Affects Quality of Care in Some Nursing Homes

When you place the care of a loved one in the hands of a nursing home, one must have investigated them thoroughly to...
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Can Bedsores Be Prevented?

One of the most common signs that a nursing home resident may be suffering from neglect is the development of bedsores, or pressure...
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Expanded Use of the Drug Nuedexta in Nursing Homes Could Lead Increase Risk of Falls

Until recently, few people had ever heard of a rare disorder that causes uncontrollable outbursts of laughing or crying. The condition is known...
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Is My Loved One Ready for the Nursing Home?

Making the decision to move your elderly parent or loved one into a nursing home can be difficult and emotionally draining. While it...
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Nursing Home or Assisted Living – Which Is Right For You?

No one likes to think about their loved ones growing older and needing to move out of their homes. However, the reality is...
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Are Ratings Helpful When Selecting a Nursing Home?

Many of us tend to aging family members as a part of our family responsibilities. Providing the proper level of care to our...
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