Nursing Home Residents' Rights
If you have a loved one in a nursing home, it is very important to know your loved one's rights so you will know if abuse or neglect is happening that violates those rights. That way you can work to put a stop to it and ensure your loved one's safety and well-being.
Nursing home residents' rights are defined by the state and at the federal level by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. In general, these rights state that the elderly should be treated with dignity and respect.
If your loved one's rights were violated while residing in a nursing home, contact the Savannah nursing home abuse attorneys at The Nye Law Group. We will thoughtfully review your claim and if possible, pursue compensation for the damages your loved one suffered.
Nursing homes and assisted living facilities are required to provide all residents with a list of their nursing home residents' rights when they first check into the facility. Some of the many rights afforded to nursing home residents include:
If you are concerned that your loved one's nursing home residents' rights have been violated, contact The Nye Law Group's nursing home abuse attorneys to see if you can pursue a claim. We offer a completely free consultation to learn your legal options.
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The prevalence of nursing home abuse is truly shocking when you consider how vulnerable the victims are. Unfortunately, abuse continues to happen and is a major concern for families who have loved ones living at nursing homes.
If your loved one was abused at a nursing facility, you need experienced representation from a Savannah nursing home abuse attorney. We know how to uncover abuse and how to prove that staff members and others are liable.
We will review your claim for free and work tirelessly to pursue all of the compensation you and your loved one are entitled.
Contact the skilled attorneys at The Nye Law Group today by calling 855-856-4212.