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How Do I File a Medical Malpractice Case Against a Hospital?

It is unacceptable for a hospital to act negligently and cause an injury to a patient. However, hospital liability in terms of medical malpractice can get tricky. If you’d like to pursue a lawsuit against a hospital for wrongdoing, follow these steps: Collect Relevant Evidence The first thing to do is collect any evidence that may be relevant to...

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What Can You Sue a Hospital For?

If you’ve suffered harm in a hospital, you may consider filing a medical malpractice lawsuit for damages. However, it’s important to consider that there are several nuances and implications regarding suing a hospital. Keep reading to learn more about what you may sue a hospital for. Reasons to Sue a Hospital for Malpractice It is unacceptable for a negligent...

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What Is Hospital Malpractice?

When you go to the hospital, you are within your rights to expect to receive care that is reasonable and sound. When a medical professional or provider fails to provide suitable care, overlooks taking the proper action, or provides inadequate care that causes you to experience harm, injury, or death, medical malpractice has occurred. Read on to learn more...

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Are Hospitals Liable for Malpractice?

Medical malpractice occurs when a health care professional fails to do their duty, resulting in an injury. Doctors, nurses, and occupational therapists can all be held responsible, but did you know hospitals can be held accountable under certain circumstances too? This blog will discuss the liabilities of hospitals and what to do if you’ve suffered neglect from a healthcare...

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What Constitutes Verbal Abuse In a Nursing Home?

Elders should never have to endure abuse, particularly not in nursing homes. If your family is like most, placing your loved one in a nursing home was not an easy decision to make. You likely did extensive research to find the best facility for your family’s needs. Especially after all of your research, a suspicion that your loved one...

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What Is the Most Common Type of Abuse Endured in Nursing Homes?

If you are like most families, you likely did lots of research before choosing a nursing home for your loved one. You’ve probably heard some of the horror stories of what can happen to elders in nursing facilities. While the vast majority of nursing homes do everything possible to keep residents safe and comfortable, there are outliers that may...

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6 Warning Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

There are no circumstances in which nursing home abuse is acceptable. Nursing home residents are some of the most vulnerable people in the population and they deserve to live out their final years with respect and dignity. If your loved one is in a nursing home, you may be concerned about how to recognize the signs of abuse. After...

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What Are the 3 Most Common Complaints About Nursing Homes?

Nursing homes are not always particularly fun places to be, but that doesn’t mean they should be uncomfortable places to be, either. Unfortunately, nursing home residents tend to have several complaints about the facilities in which they stay. Some of the most common complaints include: #1 – Inferior food quality. It’s impossible to please everyone’s taste buds, but complaints...

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What To Do If You Suspect Nursing Home Abuse

Elder abuse is unacceptable regardless of the circumstances. There is never a time when it is okay to abuse an elderly person. Most of the nursing homes across the country are safe facilities that treat their patients with the dignity and respect they deserve. However, there are outliers that fall short of the standards of care they are expected...

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What Are the 6 Types of Nursing Home Abuse?

There is no circumstance in which elder abuse is acceptable. Elders are some of the most vulnerable people in the U.S. population, and they deserve to be honored and respected. While the vast majority of nursing homes treat their residents with dignity and respect, unfortunately, some nursing home facilities do not. The abuse some nursing home residents endure is...

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