Protecting The Rights Of Our Most Vulnerable Residents

When you place a family member in a nursing home or assisted living facility, you want to know that your loved one will have all their needs met in the most caring and comfortable environment and manner possible, be it medical needs, nutrition, exercise or social functioning.

If your loved one has suffered injury or emotional abuse, while a resident in a nursing home or under the care of a home health care provider in South Carolina, call Hopkins Law Firm, LLC, in Pawleys Island right away. Our attorneys will immediately review the circumstances and explain your options for helping them protect their rights.

Our Lawyers Hold Nursing Homes To State And Federal Standards

Nursing homes are subject to state and federal regulations, which outline the requirements for providing such care, including, but not limited to:

  • Inspections
  • Record keeping
  • Staffing, ongoing training
  • Housing
  • Medical care as per the treatment plan

Common types of nursing home injuries your loved one may not tell you about:

  • Physical assault, including sexual assault
  • Fall injuries from wheelchair transfers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Dehydration or malnutrition
  • Injuries from improper medications or dosages
  • Verbal abuse by staff or residents

Tell Us About Your Situation In A Free Consultation

If your family member has been the victim of abuse at the hands of staff or another resident, or has suffered neglect by the nursing home staff and management, call the experienced team at Hopkins Law Firm to discuss your nursing home negligence case. We will aggressively report such abuse to the appropriate regulatory agencies, investigate such abuse and neglect, and demand compensation for the victims.

Call 843-314-4005 or send an email with a brief description of the injury or neglect. We offer a free consultation and do not charge attorneys' fees if we cannot recover money damages on your behalf for all personal injury cases.