What Types of Damages Can I Recover in a Nursing Home Abuse Case?
Nursing home abuse and neglect is a specific type of personal injury case that may include various recoverable damages. These can include:
- Medical costs
- Physical therapy
- Cost of home care or care at another facility
- Counseling services
- Pain and suffering
- and more
In some cases of severe or ongoing abuse or neglect – especially leading to significant injury or death – you may be eligible to seek punitive damages. Experienced elder abuse and nursing home bedsores attorneys can help you to determine which damages to seek in your particular case.