Articles filed under 'Nursing Home Lawsuits'

Nursing Home Slapped With Huge Verdict After They Fail To Summon Medical Care for Patient

Elderly people who have succumbed to a disease or illness are vulnerable and frail. They are in a very precarious state, where the slightest aggravation to their body can cause severe health damage. Family members are usually not equipped with the expertise and resources to care for their ill loved
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Alzheimer’s Patient’s Family Sues Caregivers

December 11, 2012—The family of a woman who was living in an assisted-care facility has filed a lawsuit against the home claiming that, among other things, the woman had maggots growing in her ear from lack of hygiene and personal care.
The Lutheran Home, located in Arlington Heights outside of …
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If This Nursing Home is in the Right, Why are its Operators Afraid of the Judicial System?

A Canadian nursing home chain, Extendicare, has decided to do business anywhere but in Kentucky, where it just leased all 21 of its facilities to another company. The decision was made after the company failed to sway the Kentucky legislature to pass a measure into law that would make… more »

Bed Sores: The Reason For Nursing Home Lawsuit

The family of an 88 year old man in La Junta, Colorado won a $3.2 million settlement after suing Pioneer Healthcare Center, a Rocky Ford nursing home and the nursing home the man was being cared for in when he died due to complications from a bed sore the size… more »

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