If you suspect Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect
Deal With Nursing Home Abuse With a Cleveland Attorney
It can be difficult to know what to do if you suspect that your loved one is being subjected to nursing home abuse or neglect. Who can you report the behavior to? How can you protect your loved one? How do you know if you are blowing something out of proportion or if your suspicions are valid? It is important to explore your options with someone who understands how to protect your rights and the rights of your loved ones.
At the law firm of Dennis Seaman & Associates, in Cleveland, Ohio, we understand how to recognize nursing home neglect and abuse. We also know the state and federal laws that outline the responsibilities of administrators and the rights of residents in Ohio nursing homes. With more than 40 years of experience in nursing home neglect and abuse cases, we have helped many families throughout Ohio.
For more information about what to do if you suspect nursing home abuse or neglect, contact our firm and schedule a free initial consultation at 216 696-1080.
Learn What to Do if You Suspect Abuse or Neglect in Ohio
There are many reasons why nursing home abuse and neglect happen but none of them excuse poor behavior and mistreatment from staff and administrators. Our firm has helped residents who have suffered:
- Bed sores and decubitus ulcers
- Urosepsis and urinary tract infections
- Dehydration and malnutrition
- Closed head injuries and hematoma
- Broken bones and fractures
- Wandering and elopement
- Medication errors
- Unexplained injuries and death
Let us help you understand the signs to recognize and what options you have to report a case of neglect or abuse. It is important to speak with a lawyer as soon as possible, since there is a strict one year time limit on reporting a case of neglect or abuse.
Contact Dennis Seaman & Associates for a Complimentary Consultation
If you suspect that your loved one has been abused or neglected in an Ohio nursing home, contact one of our attorneys at Dennis Seaman & Associates. Schedule a free initial consultation by calling us at 216 696-1080.