The news media has brought national attention to the issue of abuse and neglect in nursing homes around the county with horrific stories and case studies. The following outlines some important information to keep loved ones safe in nursing home environments. Risk Factors and Victim’s Rights The administration and staff at nursing homes are entrusted to care for the health, welfare and safety of the residents but are often the perpetrators of abuse. It’s important to remember though that abuse can come from many different places including...
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