Case Stories

The Law Office of David Jamieson | Elder Abuse Lawyer

Malnourished and Dehydrated

Mrs. Smith was admitted to a nursing home for short-term rehabilitation after hip surgery. Because of the nursing home’s failure to keep her clean and dry and provide pressure relief, she developed an infected bedsore on her coccyx. She developed a Pseudomonas urinary tract infection. She was malnourished and dehydrated throughout her residency and lost about …

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Misappropriated Funds

Bill Beasley was a resident at an assisted living facility; he had mental deficits which diminished his ability to manage his finances. Some of his monthly income was directly deposited in his checking account and some was sent to him at the facility. The facility’s administrator intercepted checks and monthly statements that came to the …

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Stage IV Pressure Sore

Fred was an incomplete quadriplegic as a result of an old automobile accident. Despite this, he was able to perform a wide range of activities, including driving. He held a full-time job. He was hospitalized for a hematoma and, following his hospitalization, went to a local facility for further treatment and convalescence. Because of his quadriplegia, …

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