March 15, 2022
Signs of Elder Abuse and What You Can Do about It
When you entrust others to care for your elderly loved one, you expect that they will receive the utmost medical treatment, dignity, and respect. Discovering that your loved one has been mistreated, abused, or deprived of proper medical care by a nursing home, assisted living facility, or another long-term care facility can be shocking and elicit a variety of emotions ranging from anger to sadness to guilt. It is important to know that preventing or stopping a cycle of abuse is possible with the right legal support. The following are some of the warning signs to look for to determine whether immediate legal steps are necessary.