Am I Responsible for My Mother’s Nursing Home Bills After Signing an Admission Form?

  Question: My mother’s nursing home asked me to sign an admission form before admitting her. Am I responsible for the bills now?

Can I Find Out If A Nursing Home Has a Citation in Illinois?

  Question: Is there a way for me to determine the number of citations and violations given to a nursing home when comparing facilities for my dad?

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

Resident Rights in Illinois Nursing Homes

  The following are some of the important rights are set forth by the Nursing Home Care Act (210 ILCS 45/)