ORANGE COUNTY ELDER ABUSE ATTORNEY AND NURSING HOME NEGLECT LAWYER
Upholding Elder Laws for Orange County Nursing Home Neglect Victims
Welcome to The Law Offices of Young & Wallin, the Premiere Elder Abuse and Nursing Home Neglect Law Firm of Orange County, California.
Elder abuse and nursing home neglect has become a serious problem for our elderly population. Currently, over 1.7 million elderly nursing home residents are at risk of nursing home abuse and maltreatment. The lawyers and attorneys of Young & Wallin are committed to defending the rights of elders and are dedicated to enforcing California Elder Laws.
According to the U.S. Government Medicare Nursing Home Comparison database, there are presently 78 Medicare Certified nursing homes throughout Orange County, California. In response to complaints between June 2005 and August 2006, Orange County nursing home facilities were cited for 669 health deficiencies. Given that experts estimate 20% of nursing home neglect and abuse cases go unreported, this is a frightening number.
If you or a loved one have been a victim of nursing home neglect and abuse in an Orange County nursing home facility, you need to seek legal help from an experienced Elder Abuse Lawyer or Nursing Home Neglect Attorney, immediately.
Look for signs of nursing home elder abuse which can include physical and emotional abuse, sexual assault, insufficient exercise and mobility, inappropriate restraining, financial abuse, isolation, adverse drug events, unsafe resident quarters, neglect, verbal intimidation and wrongful death.
The elder abuse and nursing home neglect lawyers of Young and Wallin have vast experience in handling nursing home neglect and abuse cases in Orange County and throughout California. Contact us for a FREE ORANGE COUNTY NURSING HOME NEGLECT CONSULTATION immediately, if you suspect nursing home neglect or abuse. A qualified lawyer will assess your nursing home abuse and neglect situation. If an Orange County nursing home facility failed to provide professional, compassionate care and you or a loved one have suffered because of negligence you may be entitled to compensation. Attorneys Young & Wallin can provide the legal help you need to seek justice and gain any compensation due you. No recovery, no fee.
The attorneys and lawyers of Young & Wallin offer exceptional legal assistance and personal service to elder abuse and nursing home neglect victims. In some instances, we also represent elder abuse and nursing home neglect cases out of state.
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ORANGE COUNTY RESOURCES FOR ELDER ABUSE AND NURSING HOME NEGLECT
Medicare - Nursing Home Comparison
The Official U.S. Government Medicare site offers this Nursing Home Comparison tool. With it you can search for nursing home facilities in Orange County, California and across the nation. You can also and compare the past performance of nursing homes, such as the facilities characteristics, quality measures, inspection results, and nursing staff information, including the number of health deficiencies cited. There is also a helpful Nursing Home Checklist available to help you choose a good nursing home for yourself or a loved one.
Nursing Home Resident Rights
Here you will find patient rights of nursing home residents that are entitled to certain protections under California elder law which apply to nursing homes in Orange County.
A Consumer Guide to Choosing a Nursing Home
The National citizens’ Coalition for Nursing Home Reform provides this in-depth guide to choosing a long-term care facility which may be useful in selecting a nursing home in Orange County.
Attorneys Young & Wallin handle elder abuse and nursing home neglect cases throughout the state of California and Orange County, including elder abuse and nursing home negligence cases in Aliso Viejo, Anaheim, Balboa Island, Brea, Buena Park, Capistrano Beach, Corona Del Mar, Costa Mesa, Coto de Caza, Cypress, Dana Point, El Toro, El Toro Marine Base, Foothill Ranch, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine (where we maintain a nursing home neglect lawyer and elder abuse attorney office), La Habra, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Lake Forest, Leisure World, Lemon Heights, Los Alamitos, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Orange, OC, Orange Park Acres, Placentia, Rancho San Margarita, Rossmoor, San Clemente, Santa Ana, Seal Beach, Silverado Canyon, Stanton, Sunset Beach, Tustin, Villa Park, Westminster, and Yorba Linda.
Our Firm also handles elder abuse and nursing home negligence cases in California cities and counties of Bakersfield, Barstow, Fresno, Los Angeles, Orange County, Riverside, Roseville, Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Jose, San Francisco, Sacramento, and Ventura, California.
If you or a loved one thinks you may have been a victim of elder abuse, nursing home abuse or neglect, contact us immediately.
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