Many people hesitate to speak up about nursing home abuse or neglect concerns. They either do not trust their own instincts, wonder if their loved one is “making things up” or are not sure how to challenge nurses and health care administrators who seem like authorities on the patient’s care.
The truth is, the best thing you can do for your loved one is to be present and actively participate in their nursing home care. You know the patient better than nurses and doctors do. You can bring up important health care issues and should feel comfortable asking them questions about the quality of care your loved one is receiving.
At Healy Scanlon Law Firm, we can help ensure your and your loved one’s voices are heard when they are the victim of nursing home abuse or neglect. You don’t have to just let this happen. Contact our office in Chicago today for a free initial consultation.
If you are suspicious of neglect at a nursing home or adult care facility, make sure you gain an understanding of operations and what your loved one is facing. Some valuable questions to ask are:
We can walk you through the process of bringing a nursing home abuse or neglect claim against a care facility. This is an important area of personal injury law for us. We firmly believe everyone deserves proper care and respect, and we are here to make sure your loved ones receive it. Contact our office today at 312-226-4236 or send us an email.
Per Governor Pritzker’s stay at home order, our office remains open, but many employees will be working remotely until the end of the month. Mail, voicemail, and emails will be received. We thank you for your patience during this period of time.