Nursing Home Abuse

Warning Signs of Financial Abuse of the Elderly

In California, it is common for families to have an elderly family member or loved one live in a nursing home in the hope that he or she will receive only the best care possible. However, many families often find that some nursing home facilities and staff do not live up to such expectations. While […]

Keep Your Loved Ones Safe: Recognize the Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing homes in southern California are meant to provide the care that family members cannot give their elderly loved ones. Unfortunately, many nursing home residents suffer serious abuse and neglect from the staff of these homes. While many residents will never experience elder abuse in southern California, it is important for loved ones to be […]

Attorney Nicholas Rowley Wins Verdict against Health Care of Iowa for Nursing Home Death, Continues to Pursue Damages

Attorney Nicholas C. Rowley and the legal team at Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley recently won $600,000 in damages from a Des Moines County, Iowa jury for the family of a victim who died in a 2009 nursing home accident. The lawsuit sought damages against Danville Care Center and its owners Health Care of Iowa for […]

How to Recognize the Signs of San Diego Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing homes are meant to provide the care and support for elders that friends and family are often unable to provide on their own. Unfortunately, elder abuse is not uncommon in San Diego facilities, subjecting elderly residents to serious injuries and illnesses that may take months for family members to discover. Abuse falls into four […]

Three Los Angeles County Elderly Patient Deaths Result in California Department of Public Health Fining Three Nursing Homes

Three nursing homes in Los Angeles County have received fines from the California Department of Public Health for three elderly patient deaths that occurred in 2010. Based on a Los Angeles Times article, the department determined that poor care caused the deaths at the Fountain View Subacute and Nursing Center in Los Angeles, the Motion […]