Tag: St. Louis Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer

What Constitutes Neglect When Considering a Nursing Home Neglect Lawsuit

Placing your loved one in a nursing home comes with a lot of heartache and pain. All too often, families may notice the staff making decisions that they don’t agree with, and some decisions may even border on neglect. But for someone who isn’t a lawyer, it’s not always easy to tell if that’s what’s […]

Written by on November 22, 2018

Do You Have a Nursing Home Neglect Case? What to Know.

When your loved one has been abused in a nursing home, it is impossible to describe the way you feel. It’s a shocking situation, and you may be wondering if you might have a nursing home neglect case on your hands. We’d like to help clarify this for you. How Can You Know if Your […]

Written by on October 25, 2018

What’s the Law Say? Missouri Elder Abuse Information.

If you’re concerned that a senior citizen you love is being abused in a nursing home, it’s important to have the right elder abuse resources at your fingertips. Once you discover there’s a problem, you want to be able to act quickly. You may even be facing a situation where your family member’s life is […]

Written by on July 3, 2018

You Suspect Neglect in Your Parent’s Nursing Home – What Do You Do Next?

Nursing home neglect often goes unreported due to the difficulties of defining and identifying abuse. However the St. Louis nursing home neglect attorneys at Hoffman & Gelfman want you to know there are things you can do to help your loved one: 1. Visit often, noting time-sensitive warning signs.Those with memory loss, communication problems and […]

Written by on September 14, 2017

Are Nursing Home Complaints in St. Louis Being Kept Secret?

In July 2015, Minnesota launched a statewide abuse reporting hotline for vulnerable adults in nursing homes, hospitals and other state-licensed facilities. Two-years later, MN DOH regulators cannot keep up. The St. Louis nursing home neglect attorneys at Hoffman & Gelfman want you to know some relevant facts, so you can protect your loved ones from […]

Written by on August 22, 2017

State Fails to Investigate Nursing Home Neglect, Leaving Consumers in the Dark

Twin Cities nursing home patient Mary Cleary sat 19 hours with two broken legs before being sent to the hospital for care. Less than 3 weeks later she died. Hip surgery patient Ineko Counters checked into Martin Luther Care Center for post-surgery recovery. While there, she fell, re-fracturing her hip. No doctor was called and […]

Written by on August 8, 2017