Nursing Home Negligence
Baton Rouge Nursing Home Negligence LawyerWhen a loved one of your moves into a nursing home or an assisted living center, you have the right to expect that he or she will receive high levels of care and treatment from staff members and administrators. Unfortunately, many elder care facilities do not provide this level of quality care, which can result in serious harm and injury to their residents.
If you believe that your loved one was or is suffering neglect or injury at a nursing home or elder care facility in Louisiana, you need to do something now to improve the situation and hold the provider accountable. At the law firm of Dodson & Hooks, APLC, our lawyers can help stop this mistreatment, while recovering compensation for any medical bills and other expenses that were incurred as a result.
Most nursing homes provide great service to elderly individuals and it is not wise to take nursing home negligence cases lightly. However, we have seen cases involving issues of neglect and abuse, including:
- Medication errors and drug administration errors
- Dehydration and malnutrition
- Bed sores
- Wandering off and elopement
- Assault and sexual assault