Nursing Home Medication Error Attorney
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When you make the tough choice to place your loved one in a nursing home, you should never have to worry about the nursing home staff making a mistake. Unfortunately, there are many times when medication errors take place within nursing homes.
Nursing homes are filled with residents that have special medical considerations but have relatively little involvement with an actual physician. This leads to a high number of adverse drug events, most of which are preventable. If a loved one has been harmed in a nursing home medication error, seek legal assistance from a Jacksonville nursing home abuse attorney today to secure the compensation your loved one is entitled to.
The nursing home abuse attorneys at Farah & Farah have the experience and resources you need to handle your case. Our firm is built on the trust of our clients, and we will treat your case with the respect it deserves.
These cases can become incredibly complex, but an attorney can cut to the heart of the issue by:
The medication errors that occur in nursing homes are vastly underreported. A study of adverse drug events in nursing homes found that the overall rate of medication errors is high. Residents taking certain medications in the following categories were found to be at special risk to preventable adverse drug events:
The main causes of these medication errors were found to be:
If your loved one has been adversely affected due to a medication mistake in a nursing home, you need to seek legal assistance as soon as possible. At Farah & Farah, we are ready to get to the bottom of what happened so we can fight for the compensation your loved one deserves. This could include: