18 January, 2017

Ask Questions When Selecting a Nursing Home

By | January 18th, 2017|Nursing Home Abuse|

If the time has come to move an elderly relative into a nursing facility, you obviously want to do everything you can to make sure he or she will be as happy – and [...]

4 January, 2017

East Texas Nursing Home Abuse Investigation Uncovers Extremely Troubling Results

By | January 4th, 2017|Nursing Home Abuse|

Tyler television station KYTX recently aired a report on an investigation into nursing home abuse at facilities in the Tyler and Longview areas. What they found isn't necessarily surprising to those of us who [...]

6 December, 2016

Minnesota Judge Comes Down Hard on Nursing Home Rapist

By | December 6th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

No matter what form of nursing home abuse takes place, whether it's physical or verbal, it's horrible. But when it involves sexual assault, it's especially reprehensible. A Minnesota judge took that into account when [...]

29 November, 2016

Spotting the Signs of Physical Nursing Home Abuse

By | November 29th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

At Baron & Budd, we have, unfortunately, seen many horrible instances of physical nursing home abuse. While we would like to think that our elderly loved ones are safe and sound in a nursing [...]

10 November, 2016

Don’t Be Fooled, Part 4: Make a Game Plan

By | November 10th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

If you have an elderly loved one in a nursing home, you are more than likely already experiencing a stressful situation. You might have thought your mother, father or other family member was invincible, [...]

31 October, 2016

Nursing Homes Barred from Requiring Arbitration

By | October 31st, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently struck a blow for justice by barring nursing homes from forcing their residents or family members to sign forced arbitration agreements. As a result, any [...]

19 October, 2016

Don’t Be Fooled, Part 3: When to Get Suspicious

By | October 19th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

It's an unfortunate – and often tragic – fact that nursing home abuse occurs regularly in the United States. We want to think that our elderly loved ones are safe, and that we can [...]

10 October, 2016

Don’t Be Fooled, Part 2: Be Unpredictable

By | October 10th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

The staff members working at your loved one's nursing home usually know when relatives are going to visit. They tend to follow certain patterns, such as arriving the same day and time each week, [...]

3 October, 2016

“Don’t Be Fooled By Nursing Home Abuse, Part 1: Know What to Look For”

By | October 3rd, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

It may be too horrible for many of us to even consider, but the hard fact is that nursing home abuse and neglect happen all too frequently across the country. If you have a [...]

26 September, 2016

Problem Nursing Homes – The CMS Special Focus Facility List

By | September 26th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

If a loved one is living in a nursing home where abuse or neglect take place, it's only natural that you would be angry and frustrated. Thankfully,  there is a resource where you can [...]

18 August, 2016

Government to Crack Down on Social Media Abuse of Nursing Home Residents

By | August 18th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

For far too long, certain depraved nursing home employees have taken demeaning videos and pictures of nursing home residents and posted them on social media. Now, the government is cracking down on facilities where [...]

12 July, 2016

Effectiveness of Pennsylvania Nursing Home Inspections Questioned

By | July 12th, 2016|Nursing Home Abuse|

A Harrisburg, PA television station conducted an investigation into the effectiveness of nursing home inspections in Pennsylvania. The station found that there are several ways for a facility to game the system and [...]