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Nursing Home Abuse

We are dedicated to safeguarding the rights of nursing home residents in Ohio, providing the legal expertise needed to combat neglect and abuse effectively.

Protecting Ohio's Elders with Compassion

Despite the high standards of care expected from nursing facilities, many fall short, subjecting residents to neglect and abuse. This is often due to cost-cutting measures like understaffing or untrained personnel, leading to inadequate care and violating residents' rights.

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Recognize the Signs of Elder Abuse

Identifying abuse early can save your loved one from further harm. Look for these warning signs:

Physical Abuse

Emotional Changes

Financial Anomalies


When to Take Legal Action

You might consider legal action if:

The facility fails to provide a safe environment.

Employees cause harm through negligence or abuse.

There's a failure in maintaining health and safety standards.

Employees cause harm through negligence or abuse.

Your Rights Under the Ohio Resident Bill of Rights

The Ohio Resident Bill of Rights is designed to protect nursing home residents by ensuring:

Reasonable safety and personal security.

Adequate and appropriate care.

Freedom from undue restraint.

Access to necessary medical and mental health services.

*If any of these conditions are met, it could constitute negligence.

Why Choose Burnside Brankamp Law?

Our firm is committed to standing up for the rights of nursing home residents. We offer empathetic legal counsel and robust representation to challenge abuse and secure justice. Our team will handle the legal complexities, allowing you and your loved ones to focus on what's most important—health and recovery.

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