If your loved one is exhibiting signs of malnutrition or dehydration, these may be symptoms of a medical condition that reduces the appetite. They may also be warning signs, however, that an overworked staff is not able to stay on top of your loved one's personal health plan. Ignoring nutritional needs in order to cut corners, however, makes the management company liable for damages for medical treatment and pain and suffering. In the event of gross negligence, significant punitive damages may also be awarded.
The right team is the one that defends your loved one’s rights aggressively, knowledgeably, and effectively. At Spangenberg Shibley & Liber, we offer tough advocacy for the injured. Our Cleveland nursing home abuse lawyers can help you if you or your loved one has been injured in a long-term care facility. We encourage you to contact our office for helpful support and counsel regarding a potential nursing home malnutrition / dehydration case.
Why Should I Choose Spangenberg in Cleveland for My Case?
Families have been turning to Spangenberg Shibley & Liber to seek legal help for their loved ones in nursing homes and home healthcare settings for 70 years. A Cleveland elder abuse attorney from our firm can help you. Many of the types of cases we have handled successfully have helped shape elder abuse laws and nursing home residents' rights in Ohio. We are proud of our record of standing up and fighting aggressively for our clients—not only because our clients deserve compensation, but because vulnerable residents everywhere also deserve protection from nursing home abuse and neglect.