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What Does Emotional Nursing Home Abuse Look Like?

For some people, looking out for the signs of nursing home abuse is all about checking your loved one frequently for signs of bruises, grazes, or physical damage. However, the truth is that abuse can be a lot more than just a physical thing. Although...

Standards for Personal Care in Nursing Homes

Nursing homes in California – just like care facilities in any other state, have a number of laws and standards in place created to help ensure that patients and residents receive the level of care that they deserve. After all, when someone requests...

California Laws, Title 22 Licensing, and Elder Abuse

Today is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, a day to recognize the elders who raised us. When someone chooses to utilize the services of a California nursing home for their loved ones, they do so with the understanding that the professionals within that...

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,...