Families sue nursing home giant for abuse

Families sue nursing home giant for neglected care they claim loved ones suffered

https://www.ctvnews.ca/w5/families-sue-nursing-home-giant-for-neglected-care-they-claim-loved-ones-suffered-1.3339708It’s never easy for Lori Dekervor to come back to Pine Hills Cemetery in Toronto where her father lies buried.

There are too many memories.

Too much hurt.

“My father was precious to me,” she told CTV’s W5 in an interview.

“I trusted them to take care …

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Woman arrested for elderly abuse in Moultrie

In 2016, a law passed that created a nurse aid registry for all Certified Nursing Assistants. “

It’s sad that we need laws to protect residents from their caregiver’s abuse.

She said that she trains all in home care facilities in South Georgia to speak up when they see …

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New details into alleged sexual abuse at Waterfront Center

https://wivb.com/2017/03/22/new-details-into-alleged-sexual-abuse-at-waterfront-center/BUFFALO, N.Y.
A Department of Health report outlines 62-year-old Thomas Moore’s troubled stay at a Buffalo nursing home.

The disabled level 3 sex offender arrived at the Waterfront Center in downtown Buffalo Nov. 23 from the Fishkill …

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Nursing Home Abuse: Horrors In The Guise Of Caregiving

“Lately we’ve had an influx of nursing home abuse and neglect cases, which unfortunately means that more and more loved ones are being victimized by those who families are putting their full trust in,” said Yosi Yahoudai, a personal injury attorney at …

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Nursing Home Rapes Not Unusual Says Boca Nursing Home Abuse Attorney

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/nursing-home-rapes-not-unusual-124800268.htmlBOCA RATON, FLORIDA
If you read the term “sexual predator” in the news you might assume it involves the sexual assault of children. Sexual predators also operate in Florida assisted living facilities and nursing homes, where …

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Man charged with sexual abuse in nursing home

https://www.wgrz.com/news/crime/man-charged-with-sexual-abuse-in-nursing-home/424270097BUFFALO, N.Y.
A disabled sex-offender is accused of assaulting a resident at the nursing facility he was living in.

And now this incident is drawing the attention of State Assemblyman Sean Ryan who says “We don’t want the elderly and disabled to …

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Abuse case, resident’s death raise questions about nursing home care

Another resident died, after Park East’s nursing staff apparently twice neglected to clean his breathing tube, according to state and federal reports.

Those incidents helped earn Park East, a 218-bed nursing home in Beachwood, the lowest possible …

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Nursing home rape epidemic: What’s being done after CNN report?

https://www.cnn.com/2017/03/17/health/nursing-home-sex-abuse/The multi-part investigation revealed disturbing cases of rape and sexual abuse by nursing assistants and found that more than 1,000 nursing homes had been cited for mishandling suspected cases of sexual abuse.

It also documented the trail of one aide …

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Hidden camera captures nursing aides allegedly abusing grandmother

https://www.fox25boston.com/news/hidden-camera-captures-nursing-aides-abusing-grandmother/503393355A hidden camera captured a 93-year-old great-grandmother being tossed around and her hair pulled in a Sharon nursing home and rehab last week.

The video, set up by her family in her room at Wingate at Sharon, shows two women toss …

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86-year-old man arrested after allegedly groping woman, fondling self at nursing home

https://wiat.com/2017/03/15/86-year-old-man-arrested-after-allegedly-groping-woman-fondling-self-at-nursing-home/An 86-year-old man is behind bars Wednesday, charged with sexual abuse and indecent exposure.

Bibb County District Attorney Michael Jackson says Napoleon Worrell was arrested and charged in connection with an incident at his nursing home.

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State says Grand Blanc nursing home not providing proper care

https://www.mlive.com/news/flint/index.ssf/2017/03/state_report_says_nursing_home.htmlThe Michigan Protection and Advocacy Service – a state-appointed group assigned to investigate allegations of abuse and neglect against people with disabilities – has filed a lawsuit against Medilodge of Grand Blanc after receiving a complaint …

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Boca Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Says Beware of Financial Abuse of Loved One

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/boca-nursing-home-abuse-lawyer-133800255.htmlNursing home and assisted living facility residents are at risk of financial abuse by unscrupulous staff members.

You may have thought the facility could be trusted with your family member, but, the …

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Guest editorial: Nursing home abuse is sickening

https://www.vcstar.com/story/opinion/editorials/2017/03/11/guest-editorial-nursing-home-abuse-sickening/99009032/There is something very wrong with a society that allows its weakest and most vulnerable members to be preyed upon.

But that is what is happening in many nursing homes across America.

Male and female residents, many of them with dementia or other …

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Beware Of Financial Abuse Of Loved One Says Boca Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer

https://www.justicenewsflash.com/2017/03/09/beware-of-financial-abuse-of-loved-one-says-boca-nursing-home-abuse-lawyer_20170309137006.htmlNursing home and assisted living facility residents are at risk of financial abuse by unscrupulous staff members.

You may have thought the facility could be trusted with your family member but the reality is there may be staff members willing to steal …

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