In this country, nearly 2 million people live in a nursing home or other long-term elder care facility. These individuals have rights granted by the state and federal governments guaranteeing that they must be free from nursing home neglect and abuse. In the state of Florida, Statute 400.022 guarantees these rights. As such, any senior […]
A nurse was helping our client get up from her chair and our client fell, fracturing her hip. The nurse did not have a safety belt on as a precaution, which is required. Our client passed away soon after from her injuries. The Defendant, a provider of rehabilitative and long-term healthcare services, was not offering […]
B.C resided at a a nursing home facility in the Tampa Bay area. While under the care of the facility, he failed to receive adequate and appropriate health care and protective servies, resulting in his death. Our client, the personal representative of B.C., received a settlement in the amount of $310,000.