NY Nursing Home Injury Center

Secret List of Troubled New York Nursing Homes Disclosed by US Senate – Is Your Loved One’s Home on the List?

Is your loved one’s home on the list? See the complete list of troubled New York Nursing Homes. read more...

Nursing Home Sued for Taunting 91-Year-Old Dementia Patient on Snapchat

Learn how a family is seeking justice for a humiliating video allegedly posted on Snapchat, and what you can do if a loved one is being exploited on social media while in a nursing home. read more...

NEWS – Firm Name Changed to Friedlander & Mosher, P.C.

The firm is pleased to announce that the name of the firm is changed to add Holly Mosher in recognition of her substantial contributions to the firm. The name of the firm shall be Friedlander & Mosher PC. “The firm’s name change recognizes Holly’s significant contributions to the firm and the outstanding results she has read more...

Resident on Resident Nursing Home Assault

Nursing homes and assisted living centers have a legal duty to keep residents safe, and to maintain their dignity.  Unfortunately, nursing homes  often fail to fulfill these duties, which can result in injury or even death to residents. One tragic circumstance of nursing homes failing to protect residents occurs when nursing homes fail to keep read more...

How Can Nursing Home Abuse be Prevented?

Nursing home abuse is not an accident. It is the result of understaffing, putting profits over resident care, a lack of training, and a lack of proper systems. read more...

Getting Evicted from a Nursing Home – What Can Be Done?

Is a loved one facing a potential eviction from a nursing home?  If so, it’s important to understand your loved one’s rights and whether the nursing home can legally evict your loved one. As described below, if it’s not in the best interest of your loved one to be discharged, you (on behalf of your read more...

Congress Wants to Severely Limit Your Right to Compensation for Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse – Why You Must Act Today

I’m writing today to let you know about important legislation being considered by Congress – legislation that would severely limit the damages available if you or your family members are injured or killed as the result of a nursing home neglect or a medical mistake. This legislation – deceptively known as the “Protecting Access to read more...

Factors to Consider When Choosing a Nursing Home or Sub Acute Rehabilitation Center

When we or our loved ones need to go to a long term care facility (LTC) or a sub acute rehabilitation center (SAR), there are number of factors to consider. For those not familiar with the acronyms, long-term care facilities (LTCs) are the traditional nursing homes, while sub acute rehabilitation centers (SARs) are the treatment read more...

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Blow Opportunity to Ban Forced Arbitration

Recently the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid announced some very important, and long overdue, requirements designed to protect residents of nursing homes and care facilities from being exploited on social media through the posting of degrading videos, pictures, and audio.  I blogged about these new rules and requirements here. While these rules and regulations were read more...

Mandatory Nursing Home Arbitration Clauses Undercut Accountability and Need to be Banned

If your loved one is injured or died through nursing home abuse or neglect, you will naturally be outraged on a number of levels.  While the damage and injury cannot be undone, thankfully, there is access to the courts where your loved one’s case can be brought in front of a jury, who can then read more...