Nursing Home Abuse

There are laws at the federal and state levels that protect the elderly from abuse in nursing homes or other long-term care facilities. Abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, or financial, and it can include neglect and abandonment.

How to File a Nursing Home Abuse Complaint in Florida

Nursing home abuse and neglect are significant problems throughout Florida elderly care facilities. Although nursing home abuse remains widely underreported, estimates place the rate in the U.S. at 1 in 10 …

Lawsuit filed against Avante in Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, Fla. – Phyllis Roland’s attorney said she was struggling in a hidden camera video place in her nursing home room. In the video, the beeping of an alarm is heard …