Medical Malpractice and Long-Term Care: Plaintiffs

Medical Malpractice and Long-Term Care: Plaintiffs

This is the second installment of our two-part series looking at medical malpractice cases in long-term care, from the perspectives of both the defense and the plaintiff.  Click here to read Medical Malpractice and Long Term Care: Defense.   Each season brings a...
Medical Malpractice and Long Term Care: Defense

Medical Malpractice and Long Term Care: Defense

We’re kicking off a two-part series looking at medical malpractice cases in long-term care, from the perspectives of both the defense and the plaintiff.   Part 1: The Defense of Long-Term Care Facilities When a defense team defends a long-term care facility...
Geriatric Sexual Assault: An Elder Abuse Phenomenon

Geriatric Sexual Assault: An Elder Abuse Phenomenon

There is a nearly invisible injustice occurring in the United States today. It’s a subject no one ever wants to think about: rape. But, more than that, it’s happening to someone we never thought it would: our parent. Namely, our mothers and grandmothers. Even more,...
When Medicare Demands a Refund

When Medicare Demands a Refund

The Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General has been conducting massive fraud sweeps of its contractors and programs. With an eye to reducing waste and mismanagement, the HHS and OIG are now going after multi-site healthcare organizations...