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It’s your right to report abuse. It’s our job to get justice.

The National Association of Nursing Home Attorneys (NANHA) is a group of attorneys who are committed to protecting the rights of senior citizens. We’ve united the most powerful attorneys in the country to fight for the safety and dignity of nursing home residents nationwide.

EXPLORE TYPES OF NURSING HOME ABUSE

Bedsores

Bedsores are deep, painful wounds caused by prolonged pressure that worsen over time.

Falls

Unprevented falls may result in serious injury, disability or decline, reducing overall quality of life.

Exploitation

Financial exploitation could be cashing a check or forging a signature without authorization.

Neglect

Signs of neglect, such as malnutrition or poor hygiene, indicate a failure to provide proper care.

Physical Abuse

Physical abuse may include bruises and cuts, in addition to overmedication and force-feeding.

Wrongful Death

A wrongful death has occurred when the loss of a loved is caused by misconduct or negligence.

Malnutrition / Dehydration

Across all age groups, nutritional well-being is critical to the quality of life.

Veteran Elder Abuse

In the United States, the rise of veteran abuse is troubling and disconcerting.

Nursing Home Understaffing

The question as to why nursing homes are so understaffed lies in the for-profit nature of most nursing home facilities in the United States.

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Abusive or neglectful actions against a senior citizen may be a criminal offense punishable by law. Our state-specific strategies work with justice system statutes to effectively and aggressively represent victims of abuse and negligence in residential care facilities.

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Prevention & Protection

Incidents of abuse are extremely common.

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Cases & Settlements

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