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How Common Are Medication Errors In Nursing Homes?

By Kohn Law |

Sadly, there are a number of ways elders become injured in nursing homes. Of all of these, medication errors are some of the most common. In fact, 92 percent of nursing homes have reported medication errors, according to the National Institute of Health. Clearly, medication errors are rampant in nursing home facilities and they… Read More »

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Is Nursing Home Abuse A Crime In Florida?

By Kohn Law |

Nursing home abuse is an unforgivable act that targets one of the most vulnerable sectors of our society. This type of abuse falls under the definition of elder abuse, which is found in the Florida Statutes. Under this section of law, elder abuse is defined as neglect, intentional abuse, aggravated abuse, or exploitation of… Read More »

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Who Can File A Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuit In Florida?

By Kohn Law |

Nursing home abuse is far more common than many people would like to believe. Approximately ten percent of seniors will experience some type of abuse in their lifetime, according to the Department of Justice. The main types of nursing home abuse are physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, financial abuse, neglect, and abandonment. Any… Read More »

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Top Three Financial Scams On Seniors You Should Know

By Kohn Law |

It is natural to think of physical abuse when thinking about nursing home abuse, but there are sadly, other types as well. One of the most prominent to happen in nursing homes is financial abuse. Although this type of abuse may not hurt an elder physically, it can devastate them financially. Some types of… Read More »

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