No one likes to think that their loved one could become the victim of elder abuse and neglect. However, the reality is that it does happen, so you want to ensure that the nursing home facility you choose is the right one. Contact a Louisville nursing home abuse law firm immediately if you suspect your loved one’s injuries are a result of abuse or neglect.
Here are 5 things to look for when choosing a nursing home and/or caregiver in Kentucky:
- quality (check the state inspection report);
- a good ratio of caregivers to residents;
- cleanliness of the facility and residents;
- a low staff turnover rate; and
- the ability to talk freely with residents about their meals, activities, etc.
Choosing an appropriate nursing home is an extremely important decision to make. You should feel comfortable with the facility and those who will take care of your loved one.
When there are guidelines for caregivers, it can help reduce elder abuse and neglect in Kentucky. If you have questions concerning elder abuse laws or you believe that your loved one has been seriously injured due to abuse or neglect, you should consult with a Louisville nursing home abuse law firm.
Has Your Loved One Been Injured In A Nursing Home?
If you believe your loved one is being subjected to nursing home abuse you need to speak with an experienced Kentucky nursing home neglect attorney as soon as possible. Contact us online or call our office directly at 888.450.4456 to schedule a free consultation.