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Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse

Published by Mark Brynteson

As a veteran personal injury lawyer, Mark D. Brynteson has seen it all since he opened his doors in 1989. He found nursing home abuse and neglect cases to be some of the most outrageous matters he handles. Nursing homes are expected to be safe havens, places where seniors who lack facilities for self-care go for treatment and compassion. Unfortunately, some get just the opposite. Alas, abuse, neglect, and other forms of mistreatment abound in America’s nursing homes. The good news is that you don’t have to stand for it. If you or a relative has experienced nursing home abuse or neglect in Chicago, Mark D. Brynteson can help you fight back.

Under the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act, nursing home residents are granted wide-ranging rights. You do NOT need to prove medical malpractice. All a resident must prove is that the facility did not provide proper treatment or that the treatment provided was unreasonable or dangerous.

Common injuries and insults that his nursing home abuse clients suffer include:

  • Bedsores
  • Malnutrition
  • Unexplained falls and fractures
  • Emotional trauma, such as depression or anxiety
  • Verbal belittling
  • Sexual harassment or assault
  • Wrongful or inappropriate care
  • Staff failure to provide a diet or to administer medications properly
  • Unreasonable restraint
  • Serious life threatening injuries
  • Sepsis
  • Choking
  • Financial Exploitation
  • Clogged Breathing Tubes
  • Medication Errors
  • Even Death

It is Mark D. Brynteson’s responsibility, as personal injury lawyer, to seek justice and fair treatment. Your loved one deserves proper care as well as compensation for injuries, medical bills, and suffering. Don’t suffer in silence. With his help, you can take action now.

Mark D. Brynteon is always reachable – 24/7 – to answer your questions. He will provide a free, no obligation and no nonsense consultation. If you retain his services, you get the no fee guarantee. Please feel free to call 1-815-569-4280, or email him at info@bryntesonlaw.com, to take decisive action to help the senior you care so much about.


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