Nursing home negligence

Mental abuse negligence

This section answers our frequently asked questions regarding mental abuse in nursing homes. If your question is not listed below, you can check the categories to the left, or scroll down to email your question to us.

What are the signs of mental abuse in a nursing home?

What should I do if I suspect my loved one is the victim of mental abuse?

Sources: Service Employees International Union Report (1999); Health Care Financing Administration’s Online Survey, Certification and Reporting Data (March 2000); HCFA’s National Restraint Reduction Newsletter (Summer 2000); Philadelphia Enquirer, Report Criticizes State over Nursing Homes (March 11, 1998)

Nursing homes’ profit motive
Can a resident be treated differently based on their source ?