Some recent results in Consumer Litigation in the area of nursing home abuse claims include:
$13,200,000 - Verdict. Co-trial Counsel in 7 week trial against nursing home for pressure ulcers (bedsores), dehydration and death (see detailed description here).
$2,170,000 - Settlement. Three families with three separate claims. Combined discovery - per case management conference - with one Nursing Home Owner. All claims involved pressure ulcers and overlapping issues involving claims of reporting and care-related improprieties by management/ownership.
$750,000 - Settlement. The consumer/plaintiff failed to take prescribed medication, was hospitalized and later became a nursing home resident. Developed Stage IV pressure ulcers.
$600,000 - Settlement. Pressure ulcer on severely medically compromised nursing home resident. Uncovered substandard conditions in the nursing home - including rodent infestation.
$600,000 - Settlement. Severe eye injury from fall in nursing home. Uncovered questionable practices of the nursing home ownership team.
$600,000 - Settlement. Improper administration of Coumadin. Uncovered corporate issues with ownership team.
$460,000 - Settlement. Stage IV pressure ulcer that fully resolved. Uncovered months of fabricated medical records.
$425,000 - Settlement. Hospital-acquired Stage IV pressure ulcer suffered by a patient with highly extensive co-morbid conditions.
The above information is a sample and is provided for illustrative purposes only. All cases are different. Past results cannot be viewed as a prediction or guarantee of the outcome in future cases.
CAA prosecutes claims involving Nursing Home Abuse, Assisted Living Facility Abuse and Group Home Abuse.
*THE ABOVE LIST IS OFFERED FOR ILLUSTRATIVE PURPOSES ONLY. EVERY CASE IS UNIQUE. PAST RESULTS CANNOT BE VIEWED AS A PREDICTION OR GUARANTEE OF THE OUTCOME IN FUTURE CASES. RESULTS MAY VARY, DEPENDING UPON THE PARTICULAR FACTS AND CIRCUMSTANCES OF YOUR CASE.
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