Nursing Home Abuse

According to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Administration on Aging, by 2030, the number of older Americans will double the number in 2000. In 2010, 19.2 million non-institutionalized people ages 65 and older had a disability. You can find out more about our aging population by going to www.aoa.gov or the U. S. Census Bureau. The growing number of aging Americans will create a greater need for personal care assistance, nursing homes and personal care homes. Many nursing and personal care homes provide excellent care for both the mental and physical well being of their residents. However, many nursing homes do not and at Coleman, Chambers, Rogers & Williams, LLP, we handle cases involving nursing home neglect or abuse. The abuse can take many forms including:

  • Wrongful death
  • Physical abuse
  • Repeated falls
  • Dehydration
  • Malnutrition
  • Bed sores
  • Wandering residents
  • Medication errors
  • Verbal abuse

Nobody deserves to be treated poorly or inhumanely, especially our aging adults. If the death or injury of loved is from the lack of proper care, training, or supervision, then our lawyers will help you prove the negligence necessary to obtain compensation for your loved one’s injury or death. Contact Coleman, Chambers, Rogers & Williams, LLP at 678-928-5757 or via email at admin@colemanchambers.com for your free consultation.