Yearly Archives: 2013

Nursing Home Contracts and Arbitration Clauses

Houston Arbitration and Nursing Home AbuseAn increasing number of nursing home contracts include a clause stating that any dispute arising between the patient and the nursing home must be settled by either a single arbitrator or a panel of arbitrators (a tribunal). By mandating that disputes be settled through binding arbitration, these clauses essentially deny […]

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Important Statistics about Nursing Home Abuse

Houston Nursing Home Abuse StatisticsThe fact that nursing home abuse is an issue at all in the United States is tragic; however, the statistics regarding nursing home abuse are downright shocking, not to mention appalling. The Houston nursing home abuse attorneys of Rosen & Spears are highly experienced advocates for the rights of the elderly; […]

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What to Do if You Suspect Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect?

When we place our loved ones in nursing homes and assisted-living facilities, we expect them to be treated with a certain degree of respect and care. Our senior citizens tend to be the most vulnerable and in-need of care. And yet there are tragic instances in which seniors are harmed while in the care of […]

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HOUSTON NURSING HOME ABUSE CASE DAMAGES

As family members age and lose independence, many must rely on the help and care provided by nursing homes. Unfortunately, as the need for nursing home facilities has been on the rise, reports of nursing home abuse have also increased. People suspecting that a loved one has suffered damages at a nursing home facility should […]

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