October 22, 2017
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Complaint Filed Against Indiana Nursing Home Alleges Neglect and Wrongful Death

    LOGANSPORT, INDIANA — The family of a former patient of the Chase Center nursing home facility has filed a “proposed complaint” with the Indiana Department of Insurance alleging negligence and wrongful death after the patient suffered at least eleven (11) falls while under the care of the facility and also developed multiple “advanced … Read more

Complaint Filed Against Garden Villa Health Nursing Home After Patient’s Femur Broken During Catheter Insertion

BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA – The family of a former patient of the Garden Villa nursing home facility has filed a proposed Complaint with the Indiana Department of Insurance alleging negligence and wrongful death after the patient suffered an “acute, displaced fracture” of patient’s right femur. According to the Complaint, the patient was admitted to the facility … Read more

Complaint Filed Against Grace Village Nursing Home After Patient Suffered 15 Falls And Died From Head Injury

WINONA LAKE, INDIANA — The family of a former patient of the Grace Village Health Care facility has filed a proposed complaint with the Indiana Department of Insurance alleging negligence and wrongful death after the patient suffered at least fifteen (15) falls at the facility within weeks of being admitted.  The complaint alleges that after … Read more

Neglect Claim Filed Against Michigan City Nursing Home

  MICHIGAN CITY, INDIANA — The family of a former patient of Aperion Care Arbors in Michigan City who was found with advanced pressure sores (aka “bed sores”) on both buttocks, his sacrum/coccyx, and both heels, has filed a proposed complaint with the Indiana Department of Insurance alleging the “negligent operation and management of the … Read more

Complaint Filed Against Indianapolis Nursing Home After Patient Develops Advanced Pressure Sores

Miller’s Senior Living Community   INDIANAPOLIS — The family of an Indianapolis man who became afflicted with multiple, advanced pressure ulcers after being admitted to a nursing home for rehabilitation has filed a “proposed complaint” with the Indiana Department of Insurance (IDOI) alleging nursing home neglect. The complaint was filed against the alleged owners and … Read more

Why Bother Suing Bad Nursing Homes?

   As lawyers who represent patients and families devastated by nursing home neglect and abuse, we are sometimes asked:  “Why bother suing nursing homes? … Their patients are already old and sick.  It’s not as if they have a great quality of life anyway.”   Well, here is one of the many important reasons we “bother.” Clyde was born in … Read more

Complaint Against Indiana Nursing Home Alleges Neglect and Understaffing

An elderly Columbus, Indiana man and his wife have filed a “proposed complaint” with the Indiana Department of Insurance (IDOI) alleging nursing home neglect and medical negligence.  The complaint was filed against the owners and operators of the Willow Crossing Health & Rehabilitation Center after the man developed a large, painful and infected “stage 4” pressure … Read more

Wrongful Death Claim Filed Against Columbus Indiana Nursing Home

The Powless Law Firm filed a nursing home neglect and wrongful death claim against the Four Seasons Retirement Center in Columbus, Indiana.  The claim was brought on behalf of the husband of a patient who was admitted to the facility for professional nursing care when her husband of more than 70 years became injured and … Read more

NURSING HOME NEGLECT CLAIM FILED AGAINST MCGIVNEY HEALTHCARE CENTER IN CARMEL

The Powless Law Firm has filed a nursing home negligence claim with the Indiana Department of Insurance against the Carmel nursing home, McGivney Healthcare Center.  The claim alleges the patient was an elderly and disabled patient who was admitted to the facility for professional nursing care in return for monetary payment to the nursing home. … Read more

NURSING HOME NEGLECT LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST  THORTON TERRACE HEALTH CAMPUS

The Powless Law Firm has filed a civil lawsuit alleging negligence by the Thorton Terrace Health Campus nursing home in Hanover, Indiana.  The allegations involve multiple instances of substandard care that resulted in an Indiana State Department of Health investigation finding that the facility violated state and federal nursing home regulations intended to ensure quality care.  The claim involves the … Read more