Placing loved ones in the care of others in a nursing home is never an easy decision, and choosing a facility to meet the needs of your loved one to be properly cared for is a meticulous process. Although there are state and federal regulations, such as the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act that have been established to protect seniors, unfortunately, negligence and abuse has become all too common in nursing homes today. These abusive acts sadly compromise the health and well-being of some of the community’s vulnerable elders.
Nursing home abuse and neglect forms many different shapes, and we represent injured nursing home residences and families of the wrongfully abused and perished. We represent cases of abuse and neglect involving:
The most common types of personal injury claims are:
T he team at Therman Law recognizes and understands the many forms of elder abuse and will take on the upmost responsibility to ensure you and your loved ones receive justice. Our attorneys take the time to understand and further investigate your case, to prosecute wrongdoers to the fullest extent. If you believe you or a loved one has suffered abuse, please call us, so we can help you take immediate action.
• Alzheimer’s and dementias
• Intentional Burns
• Elder abuse
• Clogged breathing tubes and faulty medical equipment
• Personal care neglect, such as bed sores
• Physical or chemical restraint
• Unsupervised wandering and elopement
• Verbal and mental abuse