California Elder Care Law

Nursing Home Negligence: Medication Errors

Nursing home negligence comes in many different forms, from failing to help an individual live at a certain level of hygiene, to leaving them out of social interactions. One of the most significant problems that can arise in cases of nursing home negligence,...

Issues that Contribute to Skilled Nursing Facility Abuse

The problem of skilled nursing facility abuse is a significant one, that has begun to place a significant stigma on nursing homes and care facilities intended to help individuals look after the elderly and fragile. Skilled nursing facilities are institutions...

Nursing Home Litigation and Abuse

Generally, assisted living facilities such as nursing homes and care centers are a place intended to provide a safe and nurturing environment for the vulnerable elderly population. However, despite the intention for these locations to be a place of refuge,...

Nursing Home Law: Abuse of the Elderly

When an individual places their loved one within the care of a nursing home, they do so expecting a certain quality of effort from the staff that are employed there. When putting a family member into a nursing home, individuals expect that their needs...

Respect, Don’t Neglect Our Elders

Even though many of us may want to care for our elderly parents, uncles, aunts and other family members, our lives just don’t allow us time to. So, we end up relying on medical/retirement facilities to take good care of them in our absence. The other...