A survey of nursing home nurses revealed that nurses are often too overworked to properly conduct resident assessments regularly and properly.
There are two major causes of smoking accidents in nursing homes: unsafe handling of smoking materials and smoking near oxygen equipment.
There are at least 3 ways in which side rails present risks for nursing home residents.
A nursing home aide in Ohio was charged with sexually assaulting a resident. It is possible that security cameras could have prevented this from happening in the first place.
Chicago nursing home lawyers talk about poor health and hygiene practice as a sign of nursing home neglect.