Nursing Home Abuse Exposé: Cumberland Manor

As nursing home abuse lawyers in Philadelphia and New Jersey, we continue to review the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services reports regarding the inspection of nursing homes and long term care facilities. These reports are like a report card for the nursing homes in New Jersey and can help us see which homes are providing quality care, and which nursing homes are riddled with deficiencies and signs of nursing home abuse and neglect. Today’s post has to do with a facility in Bridgeton, Cumberland County, New Jersey. The name of this nursing home is the Cumberland Manor, and it has 196 long term patient beds under its … [Read more...]

Nursing Home Abuse Exposé: South Jersey Health Care Center

As New Jersey and Philadelphia attorneys with a focus on nursing home abuse, we are always concerned with the well being of nursing home patients housed in long term care facilities in New Jersey. We have recently been reviewing reports published by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services regarding the evaluation and licensing of nursing homes and other types of long term care facilities. It is a major concern of ours when we find reports that indicate various violations that are indicative of nursing home abuse. South Jersey Health Care Center receives Unsatisfactory Ratings Today we are reporting about the South … [Read more...]

New Jersey Nursing Home Exposé: Stratord Nursing & Convalescent Center

As nursing home abuse lawyers practicing in Philadelphia and New Jersey, it is important that we help educate readers on nursing home abuse and the safety of the local nursing homes. Today we want to share the importance of researching and reviewing nursing home inspections. The Department of Health and Senior Service’s Division of Health Facilities Evaluation and Licensing" conduct routine inspections of New Jersey Nursing Homes. A review of these published reports can help identify care facilities with a pattern of abuse and neglect. Stratford Nursing & Convalescent Center Today, we are reporting on the Stratford Nursing & … [Read more...]

New Jersey Governor Signs bill concerning Patient Safety

  When a Patient goes in to the hospital, they expect and deserve to receive the proper medical care and attention. Most patients believe they will be better when they leave the hospital than when they came in to the hospital. Unfortunately, there have been many times where a patient comes in with one illness or problem and leaves with a new and different illness because of medical malpractice.  For example, otherwise healthy patients have been known to leave hospitals with factures, punctures, transfusion reactions, drama from birth and even surgery done in the wrong place. This has caused many patients much more worry and pain than before … [Read more...]