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Financial Exploitation of Elders
Overview Elder financial abuse is a growing threat to our nation’s older adults. Research suggests that at least 20 percent of adults age 65 and Read more
You’ve Filed a Report with the California Department of Public Health Against a Nursing Home – Now What?
This is a follow-up to an article published on our Berman & Riedel, LLP blog site on June 19, 2013 titled, “How To Report Suspicions Read more
Common Causes of Neglect in Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly
A Residential Care Facility for the Elderly (RCFE) is a wonderful option for individuals who do not want to live alone or who need minimal Read more
Help Us to Prevent Elder Abuse: Spread the Word!
We need your help. We are trying to get the word out and call attention to the fact that a significant portion of our elderly Read more
How to Report Suspicions of Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect in California
Thousands of people throughout the State of California entrust the care of their loved ones to nursing homes. Though many nursing homes provide excellent care Read more