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The Truth About the Overmedication of Nursing Home Patients

Federal law prohibits nursing homes from medicating residents simply to render them easier to manage. This is referred to as a chemical restraint. All too often, a nursing home staff will administer powerful sedatives or mood-altering drugs…
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The Most Common Types of Abuse and Neglect in Nursing Homes

You may think that it could never happen to you or your family. After all, why would someone want to hurt your loved one? Unfortunately, nursing home abuse and neglect happens every day in the United States. Often, the abuse or neglect goes…
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Nursing Home Neglect

Choosing to place a parent in a nursing facility is a complicated decision to make. You don’t have the time or means to personally care for your loved one to the extent that they need, but want the best care for them nonetheless. That’s…