WHAT COMPENSATION CAN BE RECOVERED FROM A NURSING HOME ABUSE LAWSUIT?
The victim of nursing home abuse may seek to recover compensation from the nursing facility for:
- Medical bills
- Emotional trauma
- Pain and suffering
- Punitive damages
Some of the factors that will be considered when evaluating your loved one’s harm and injuries include:
- How severe the injury is
- Where the injury happened
- Who was at fault for the abuse or neglect
- Whether the at-fault party had proper training
- Whether the injury made a current health condition worse
The knowledgeable lawyers at O’Connor, Acciani & Levy can hire medical experts to evaluate your loved one’s medical condition. We also have financial experts who can evaluate your loved one’s losses to determine an accurate monetary value. This way, we can prove the compensation that is owed to your loved one for what he or she has suffered at the hands of the nursing home staff.