Nursing Home Abuse Comes In Various Forms

Abuse in nursing homes can come in various forms. There are three main areas to examine to ensure your loved one is safe. The areas include physical, mental and financial abuse.

Physical abuse is the most common and can occur through assaults or medication issues. Mental abuse comes from verbal or emotional mistreatment. Financial abuse is also a way that loved ones can be targeted by taking debit cards, spending account money, and forging checks. It is important to monitor the treatment, feelings and finances of loved ones to ensure they are treated properly. For more, read the story.
Robert W. Carter, Jr. is a Virginia attorney whose law practice is dedicated to protecting the rights of the victims of nursing home and assisted living neglect and abuse in Richmond, Roanoke, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Danville, Charlottesville, and across Virginia.

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