Caring for aging loved ones is not always a simple task, which is why many people enlist the help of a caregiver or nursing home. When you place your trust in these professionals, you expect them to care for your loved one with a certain level of professionalism. Though the vast majority of healthcare professionals provide quality care, there are still many instances where seniors are taken advantage of or outright abused. Learn more about nursing home abuse with the following links and if you believe your loved one is suffering from abuse, contact the attorneys with Malman Law in Chicago. Call (312) 983-6193 to schedule a consultation.
- For more information about bed sores, head over to WebMD.
- As this New York Times article explores, preventing bed sores requires a team effort in many areas of a patient’s life and care.
- This section of the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act explores penalties for violations of the act’s provisions.
- The Illinois Department of Public Health explains how nursing homes are regulated and licensed.