Advocates and Families of Victims Speak Out Against Nursing Home Neglect, Settlements Arranged

One family is finally getting closure from a lawsuit settlement after the death of a loved one from neglect in 2015. The victim of neglect sustained external and internal injuries after falling twenty times in a nursing home facility. According to the daughter of the victim, her mother “died an unnecessary death.”

There were similar nursing home abuse and neglect settlements that followed suit. Senior care advocates in one state have underwent great lengths to promote the present and future well-being of elders in nursing homes. For more, read the story.