Bed Sores/Decubitus Ulcers
Grinnell Decubitus Ulcers Lawyers
Anyone who works in a nursing home or other extended care facility should be aware of how serious bed sores area and how to prevent them from happenings. There is absolutely no excuse for bed sores or pressure ulcers to occur as they are entirely preventable. If your loved one has suffered decubitus ulcers, it is important to seek out an experienced lawyer.
At the Des Moines, Iowa, law firm of Slater & Norris, P.L.C., we have more than 40 years of experience handling personal injury and medical malpractice cases. We are dedicated to obtaining full compensation for the victims of negligence and abuse in nursing homes and have obtained numerous settlements and verdicts for our clients.
To discuss your potential claim with an experienced Des Moines bed sores lawyer, call us toll free at 888-529-0143. Your initial consultation will be free.
Bed Sores Are a Serious Health Problem
It is important to remember that bed sores only result from negligence and indifference. They result from leaving patients and residents in the same position for an extended amount of time. Additionally, they can be made worse by poor hygiene, malnutrition and dehydration, which are other signs of neglect.
All it takes to prevent decubitus ulcers is following simple standards of nursing home patient care.
We are willing to go to the mat for the victims of bed sores and pressure ulcers. If your loved one has been harmed as a result of negligence or abuse in a nursing facility, we will be their strongest advocate. To discuss your potential claim with an attorney from our firm, contact us today for a free consultation.