Nursing Home Residents’ Bill of Rights in Arizona

Nursing home residents are guaranteed certain rights that protect and preserve their individual identity and dignity, while also ensuring they receive high quality care and treatment. The Phillip’s Law Group’s trusted nursing home abuse attorneys in… Read More

Sexual Abuse in Nursing Homes is More Common than Previously Believed

A CNN investigation into allegations of sexual abuse against residents of nursing homes revealed that the problem is far more prevalent than originally thought. More than 16,000 claims of sexual abuse against residents of nursing homes and assisted living… Read More

CDC Reports Falls as the Leading Cause of Injuries and Death Among Seniors

In conjunction with the 9th Annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released findings from its latest study, revealing that falls are the leading cause of death and injury among older adults age 65 and… Read More

Nursing Home Workers Posting Abusive Photos via Social Media

In a study published by The Washington Times and ProPublica, it was revealed that nursing home residents are suffering abuse via social media when staff members publish degrading nursing home pictures of residents. As a newer type of abuse, social media… Read More

Nursing Home Abuse Is On the Rise in Arizona

According to a data report analyzed by Arizona Sonora News, incidents of nursing home abuse at Medicare-approved nursing homes in Arizona are on the rise, with half of the incidents causing immediate danger to patient care. The data report included roughly… Read More

Are Your Loved Ones Safe In Nursing Homes?

Recently, a bookkeeper at one of Mississippis top-ranked nursing homes has pled guilty to stealing over $100,000 from 83 of her elderly residence trust funds and then going on shopping sprees with their money. In one case, she even purchased a pair of… Read More

Actor Mickey Rooney Speaks Out Against Elder Abuse in Arizona

Elder abuse is a growing problem in Arizona and in the rest of the United States, and perhaps the worst aspect of this real problem is the fact that for the most part, it's a silent problem. Older people who are being abused are often times unable to… Read More

Know How to Spot Arizona Nursing Home Neglect

As the collective population of the United States ages, it increases the demand on nursing homes and other assisted living facilities that need to find room for new residents. This type of pressure on those establishments leads to rushed decisions and… Read More

Financial Abuse and Nursing Home Facilities

As the American population gets older in general, more and more people will need the help of assisted living facilities or nursing homes to make sure that they are properly cared for as they enter their golden years. Unfortunately, the reality of this… Read More

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