Thousands of Texas families trust nursing homes and their employees to care for elderly loved ones, and few even think about the possibility of elder abuse and neglect in nursing homes. However, when a nursing home’s owners, management, or staff injures a resident through neglect, abuse, or financial exploitation – and you can prove it – the responsible parties can be held liable. If your beloved family member is a target of nursing home abuse and neglect and you file an injury claim on that person’s behalf, your family may receive compensation for your loved one’s negligence-related medical expenses and more. It can be difficult to know where to turn if you think that your loved one is being victimized. If you believe that an elderly family member is being neglected or abused at a Texas nursing home, get in touch immediately with an experienced Arlington nursing home abuse attorney at the Weaver Injury Law Firm.

IF YOU SUSPECT NURSING HOME ABUSE

Reporting elder abuse and reporting nursing home abuse are imperative. All of the conditions listed here should alert you to the possibility of abuse and neglect in nursing homes. If you spot any of these signs of mistreatment in nursing homes or nursing home neglect, speak to the nursing home management at once, and then trust your instincts. Consult at once with an experienced Arlington nursing home abuse attorney to learn how to hold the nursing home accountable. In the state of Texas, the most frequent abuse in nursing homes includes:

  • neglect, malpractice, and the subsequent complications
  • ulcers and bedsores
  • negligent monitoring of patients (and subsequent falls and other accidents)
  • malnutrition and/or dehydration
  • physical and or emotional abuse

CALL THE WEAVER INJURY LAW FIRM

Elder abuse in nursing homes can never be tolerated. A nursing home can be held accountable through a civil nursing home abuse claim for the financial and emotional damage that a resident has suffered. If your beloved family member has sustained abuse or suffered neglect in a Texas nursing home, speak at once with an experienced Arlington nursing home abuse attorney at the Weaver Injury Law Firm. We can investigate the abuse and fight for the justice your family deserves. Call 682-307-4000 to schedule an appointment and stop the abuse.