Nursing Home Abuse

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

by NPHM | November 11th, 2019

It’s only natural to worry about the safety, security, and health of your loved ones. That feeling is even more intense when a family member lives in a nursing home and under the  care of people who may be complete strangers to you and even to them. Most nursing homes give residents quality care, but […]

10 Common Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

by Cary Graham | September 12th, 2016

Ohio has some of the best assisted living facilities in the country. That’s good for Ohioans who must make the tough decision to place an aging loved one in a nursing home. Those folks do their best to find the right facility that will not only extend exceptional care for their loved one, but also treat them […]

Preventing Nursing Home Fall Injuries

by NPHM | April 3rd, 2015

What should you do when a nursing home administrator calls to inform you that a family member suffered a fall in the nursing home? The immediate concern should be making certain that your family member has been thoroughly examined to rule out serious injuries. The nursing home’s initial response to the fall is important because […]

Protecting Your Loved Ones From the Dangers of Nursing Home Abuse

by Staff | January 22nd, 2015

More information has come to light in recent years about the rate at which nursing home abuse occurs. The most recent estimates show as many as one-third of all elderly individuals living in a long-term care facility will suffer harm at the hand of another person. Numbers like this leave many wondering who is most […]