Abuse in Nursing Homes and Elder Care Facilities
Nursing home abuse and neglect are unfortunately common practices that put an already vulnerable population in even more danger. In fact, studies suggest that even minor abuse can leave a nursing home resident with a 300% greater chance of death. Abuse can occur in many ways, and unfortunately, few nursing home abuse victims are able or willing to report the inexcusable treatment they’ve experienced. Learn more about elder abuse and some of the ways to identify it by clicking here.