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Nursing Home Abuse Information

Posted Oct 13 2010 6:00am
In 2007, 1.3 million elderly people lived in nursing homes. That same year, there were nearly 20 complaints of abuse reported per nursing home! It is critical that families and friends of the elderly be aware of the risk factors for abuse in nursing facilities.

Bachus & Schanker, LLC has compiled the following infographic to create awareness of the types of abuse nursing home residents may be at risk for, including neglect, emotional, physical, sexual and financial abuse. Interesting site. Check it out.

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Nursing Home and Elder Abuse Statistics
Visit to find more information on nursing home abuse and neglect .

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