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Workers Accused of Felony Patient Abuse

17 nursing home workers at HighPointe nursing facility have reportedly been accused of felony patient abuse. According to reports, they are accused of mistreatment, but details of the incidents will not be made public until the accused are arraigned. The home reportedly has 300 beds at it with it having a 97% occupancy in recent months.

Nursing home abuse and elder abuse are all too common and very serious matters. You are trusting in nursing home professionals and family members to care for your loved ones, but all too often they are neglected and abused. It's important that you understand how to protect your rights during this difficult time. No one should have to suffering physical, mental, emotional, sexual or financial abuse at a nursing home. It's in your best interest to work with a nursing home abuse lawyer who will understand this process and your case. An attorney will know what to expect and will be able to prepare you for every step along the way. You can count on a lawyer to know how to deal with investigations, insurance companies and court proceedings. Please take some time today to contact a nursing home abuse attorney and begin discussing the details of your case.

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