Apopka Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer
Fighting Negligence in Apopka & Eustis Nursing Homes
The facilities and individuals that care for our elderly loved ones should provide respectful, appropriate treatment and care. They should not violate elderly patients’ rights in any way through carelessness or intentional misconduct. When such violations occur, those facilities and individual caregivers should be held accountable. That is the goal at Sherris Legal, P.A.
We protect seniors’ rights in the face of nursing home abuse and neglect in Apopka, Eustis, and the surrounding communities in Florida. If you suspect abuse or any type of misconduct, please do not hesitate to talk to an Apopka nursing home abuse attorney at our firm.
Call our firm today at (407) 901-9334 for a free consultation.
Nursing Home Abuse & Your Rights
Abuse in a nursing home or assisted living facility may take on many forms. It can sometimes be difficult to identify whether abuse or negligence is at play, and you may be unsure of your right to legal action. During your free consultation with an Apopka nursing home abuse lawyer at Sherris Legal, P.A., we can help you understand your legal options and devise a plan for moving forward.
We can offer guidance regarding various types of nursing home abuse:
- Physical abuse
- Sexual abuse
- Emotional abuse
- Financial abuse
- Medical malpractice
- Medication errors
- Negligent hygienic care
- Accounting fraud
- Delayed medical treatment
If you have noticed negative changes in your elderly loved one’s mood or health after he or she entered a nursing home, do not wait to look further. Ask questions and keep your eyes open. Make unexpected visits. If you suspect abuse or neglect, call an attorney. The worst thing to do is nothing, as mistreatment may only get worse. Instead, seek the assistance of a skilled Apopka personal injury attorney who can fight for your loved one's rights.
Talk to a legal professional about nursing home abuse at (407) 901-9334.