Malpractice

Suspect Funeral Home Abuse? Know Your Options!

by on Friday, July 21, 2017  —  Malpractice

A death of a family member or a friend is a tough time for anyone. The funeral process should bring closure and peace of mind; we should be able to trust the funeral home we… Continue Reading →

Steps To Take If You Suspect Abuse or Neglect of a Loved One in a Nursing Home

by on Wednesday, April 6, 2016  —  Malpractice

The decision to place a loved one in a nursing home is a serious one. When the time comes for an elderly family member or friend to be placed in the long term care; guilt,… Continue Reading →

Nursing Home Rights in the State of Florida

by on Friday, September 19, 2014  —  Malpractice

A number of Florida statutes exist to protect our beloved elderly relatives as they spend their final years in nursing homes. Agencies such as The Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, the Department of Elderly… Continue Reading →

Florida Senate Bill 670 Signed Into Law Limiting Nursing Home Lawsuits

by on Tuesday, July 1, 2014  —  Malpractice

Less than a year after a Polk County jury awards over $1 billion in for wrongful death nursing home Case, Florida legislature passes a law limiting nursing home lawsuits Last year, a Polk County jury… Continue Reading →

Nursing Home Responsibility for Abuse by Employees Comes to the Forefront in Theft Case

by on Monday, November 25, 2013  —  Malpractice

On November 20, 2013, an assisted living center employee in Seminole was arrested under allegations that she stole money from a patient at the assisted living center she worked at.  According to the Tampa Bay… Continue Reading →

Florida Nursing Home Abuse – Malnutrition and Dehydration

by on Friday, August 16, 2013  —  Malpractice

Many people in Florida are in nursing homes or have a relative in a nursing home. The last thing people might think about when considering a nursing home is whether you or your loved one… Continue Reading →