Pennsylvania Nursing Home Negligence Attorney
Philadelphia – Harrisburg – Scranton – Pittsburgh – Erie – Pennsylvania – New Jersey
Elderly individuals who can no longer care for themselves may need to be placed in a nursing home in order to ensure that they are looked after appropriately. While most nursing homes provide their residents with good care, the sad reality is that there are a number of these institutions that do not have their residents’ best interests in mind and neglect to provide the care they need and deserve.
If you or someone you know has a relative living in a nursing home who has been the victim of negligent care, you may be entitled to take legal action against the home. Contact a Pennsylvania nursing home negligence attorney of Lowenthal & Abrams, P.C., today at 888-979-7298 to speak with an experienced member of our legal team about the details of your case and learn more about your rights and options according to the law.
Forms of Negligence
There are a number of different ways in which the negligence of nursing home staff can lead to injuries and other forms of damage to residents. A neglected nursing home resident may suffer from:
No individual, whether elderly or not, should be subjected to these and other physical complications. When an employee of a long term care facility causes a nursing home resident under her care to suffer, the home should be held financially accountable. Our lead nursing home attorney, Anita Pitock, is also a nurse who spent many years in that caring profession. As a result, she understand both the laws and the proper care that nursing home residents should receive. For more information about what you should look out for when choosing a nursing home, common issues that can arise during a stay at a long-term care facility, and information on when you might have a nursing home case, please view Anita’s videos.
If your loved one has been the victim of negligence in a nursing home, it is important that those responsible for this terrible offense be held liable for their actions. Contact a Pennsylvania nursing home neglect lawyer at Lowenthal & Abrams, P.C., at 888-979-7298 today to discuss how our legal team may be able to help you obtain the compensation and justice you need.