Nursing Home Abuse

Understanding the Facts Surrounding Long-Term Care

Elderly man and companion

With November being designated as Long-Term Care Awareness Month, Daggett Shuler Law examines the needs of those requiring extended care services—and family members who provide it. The Facts Surrounding Long-Term Care Approximately 70% of Americans over 65 will require long-term care—often for assistance with basic needs such as bathing, feeding, or dressing. While institutional long-term…

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David Daggett Speaks on Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect at North Carolina Bar Association

Nursing home abuse and neglect is a serious problem in our nation. Sadly our most vulnerable population often does not receive the care they need or the care that is required by law. Thousands of residents in assisted living facilities are seriously injured and even die due to abuse and neglect. The Nursing Home Reform…

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