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Lack of Proper Care in Los Angeles Nursing Homes

How an Elder Abuse Attorney Can Help

When you entrust your elderly or dependent loved one to a nursing home facility, you expect them to be given a higher level of care than you were able to provide. After all, this is why you made the decision to place them in a nursing home. When your loved one requires 24-hour care and attention, it can be unfeasible for them to remain in a home without a nurse or proper medical equipment and ongoing care . When you find out that the professionals that you have entrusted your loved one it to the case of may actually be abusing him or her, you may feel powerless, hopeless, and overwhelmed. An experienced Los Angeles elder abuse attorney from our firm can give you more information on your options, and help you decide what course of action should be taken. Call us today.

A lack of proper care means that your loved one was not having their basic needs met. Anything that they relied on nursing home staff to help them with-bathing, daily meals, glasses of water, medications, exercise, being turned or moved, and more. If the nursing home staff fails to provide the correct level care to their patients, a number of dangerous and tragic events can occur. Malnutrition, dehydration, bedsores leading to serious infection s, and more can occur if a patient's basic needs are not being met.

Legal Representation in Cases of Lack of Proper Care

When looking for legal help to pursue action against those responsible for your loved one's injuries, look no further than Norman Taylor & Associates, APLC. We have nearly 50 years of combined experience fighting for the rights and dignity of our clients and we are ready to help you initiate the legal process involved in this action. We are dedicated to helping our clients through their legal battles with compassion and sensitivity, yet we will aggressively fight on your behalf to right the wrongs that were done to your loved one.