Elder Abuse

COVID-19 Nursing Home Resources: How to Keep Your Family Safe

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we have seen multiple stories about outbreaks at nursing homes, resulting in the preventable deaths of its elderly residents. Nursing home staff members may continue to come into work while sick, facilities can fail to follow important precautions, and visitors may continue to enter and exit the building. All of these… read more

Lawsuits Filed Against Kansas Nursing Homes For COVID-19 Deaths

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to the deaths of over 100,000 Americans and counting. Elderly people who reside in nursing homes, in particular, are at a higher risk of dying from this virus than many others. Around the world, outbreaks within these facilities have resulted in multiple preventable deaths; experts attribute 42% of all U.S…. read more

How to Prove Elder Abuse in Kansas City

Elder abuse is a sad and unfortunate reality many of our seniors face today. You may have entrusted a loved one to the hands of a senior facility and believe he or she is getting great care, physically and emotionally. After all, you believe you’ve done your homework in finding the best facility available. What… read more

7 Signs of Nursing Home Abuse in Kansas City

Many Kansas City residents rely on nursing homes and assisted living facilities to provide compassionate medical care and living assistance to their elderly loved ones. While these facilities and their staff have a moral and legal obligation to provide an acceptable standard of care to the patients in their charge, nursing home abuse, unfortunately, can… read more