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Shocking Report on Nursing Home Compliance with Federal Regulations

By Mark Favaloro, Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer in Virginia According to a report by the Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (OIG), nearly all nursing home facilities fail to comply with federal regulations governing residents who are … Continue reading

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Owner of Nursing Home in Martinsville, VA Convicted of Criminal Charges

By Rick Shapiro, Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer in VA The owner of a small chain of nursing home was convicted by a jury on charges of abuse and neglect. The charge stem from a patient who suffered serious burns and … Continue reading

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Multi-Million Dollar Jury Verdict for Nursing Home Neglect Victim

By Jim Lewis, Nursing Home Abuse Attorney in Virginia A resident of a nursing home in Roanoke, Virginia (VA) secured a $6.5 million jury verdict after falling and suffering serious injuries. Approximately $5 million of the $6.5 million award were … Continue reading

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Resident’s Death from a Serious Fall May Be Connected to Nursing Home Neglect

By Kevin Duffan, Nursing Home Abuse Attorney in Virginia A resident at a nursing home facility fell and lost his life. The resident expressly included in his care plan the requirement for a special wheelchair that would help prevent falls. … Continue reading

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Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Information

Mark Favaloro, a nursing home abuse and neglect attorney in Virginia, discusses some of the issues associated with elder abuse. Mark mentioned the lack of proper funding for nursing home facilities, which usually leads to either underpaid and incompetent staff … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Talking About Nursing Home Abuse with a Loved One

By Mark Favaloro, Nursing Home Abuse Attorney Nursing home abuse or neglect can be devastating and emotionally traumatizing to your elderly loved one. In many instances, your loved one feels ashamed, or is led to believe that they did something wrong … Continue reading

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Welcome to our Blog!

Hello, This is the first post on our Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect informational blog. 

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