Over Medication
Over Medication Lawyer in Philadelphia, PA

  • A nursing home is not allowed to medicate residents so they are easier for the staff to deal with. This practice is known as a chemical restraint.
  • Overmedication of older people has been described as, “a public health crisis” by Jane Brody of the New York Times.
  • Falls, bedsores, adverse drug interactions and death are but a few of the potentially cataclysmic results of overmedicating nursing home residents.
  • The first signs and symptoms of overmedication can be subtle and include a lack of energy and confusion.

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Churchill H. Huston helps clients with cases of nursing home neglect such as Bed sores, Broken Bones, Falls And Head Injuries, Unexplained Injuries, Infections, Dehydration, Malnutrition, Abuse And Neglect, Choking And Aspiration, Over- Medication, Under - Staffing, Fractures, Assault, Power Of Attorney, Arbitration Clauses in Philadelphia and the surrounding areas including Allentown and Lancaster.

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