What Qualifies as "Neglect" in the Nursing Home Setting?
“Neglect” means a facility’s failure to provide, or willful withholding of:
- adequate medical care
- mental health treatment
- psychiatric rehabilitation
- personal care
- assistance with activities of daily living that is necessary to avoid:
- physical harm
- mental anguish
- mental illness of a resident
Other signs of neglect: Signs and Symptoms of Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect
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