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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