Bedsores In Nursing Homes
A Syracuse Elder Neglect Lawyer Protecting Your Interests And Rights
A nursing home employee following standard operating procedure will move and reposition a bedridden patient every two hours. Failing to be vigilant and proactive can result in pressure wounds. These bedsores or decubitus ulcers can range in their severity with some resulting in serious infections that lead to illness or death.
The family member victimized by nursing home negligence can do little to protect himself or herself. That should not prevent you from asserting his or her medical and legal rights. New York nursing home neglect attorneys Joshua Gillette and Janet Izzo encourage their clients to advocate for the vulnerable and disabled loved ones in their lives.
At Gillette & Izzo Law Office, we pursue justice in the form of compensation for physical injuries, illness and death that result from bedsores. We hold negligent nursing homes accountable for poor hiring practices that lead to untrained or overworked staff members.
Talk To An Experienced Attorney About Your Legal Options
To schedule a free initial consultation with an experienced Syracuse, New York, nursing home negligence attorney, call Gillette & Izzo Law Office at 315-421-1000 or complete our online intake form. We represent victims of nursing home negligence on a contingency basis. You do not pay legal fees unless we recover compensation on your behalf.