Law for Nursing Home Whistleblowers

Law for Nursing Home Whistleblowers

Nursing home abuse is a serious form of elder abuse. It occurs when a resident of a long-term care facility is harmed, either intentionally or unintentionally, by those in charge of taking good care of them.  Luckily, the government has laws in place to protect both residents of long-term care facilities and the people who...

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Southwestern Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Lawsuits and Citations for Nursing Home Negligence

Lawsuits and Complaints against Southwestern Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

Legal History of Southwestern Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a Pittsburgh Area Nursing Home Background Information on Southwestern Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Southwestern Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a 118-bed nursing home in Allegheny County. It can be found at 500 North Lewis Run Road in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The nursing home is a for-profit facility operating...

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Osteomyelitis and Pressure Ulcer Injuries

Osteomyelitis cleaned out of pressure ulcer during debridement surgery by wound care doctor

Understanding the Connection Between Osteomyelitis and Infected Bed Sores Osteomyelitis from Infected Pressure Wounds is Strongly Correlated with Nursing Negligence and Patient Neglect  Getting older is not easy on the body. However, when our loved ones reside in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, or in a hospital, certain kinds of injuries are not supposed to...

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