Nursing home abuse is an issue that has unfortunately become quite common. Abuse in nursing homes affects the whole elderly care industry; regardless of the cost of a facility, the demographic of people in a facility, or the level of professionals working there.
Bruises, broken bones, malnutrition, emotional abuse and signs of sexual abuse are all too common at nursing homes across the United States. Sometimes the signs of abuse are undeniable, but most other situations are a bit more obscure. The patient could show signs of a potential issue, but there might be little evidence to confirm the allegations. Utilizing the help of a nursing home abuse attorney can be beneficial to protect your loved one and bring their abusers to justice.