LTCCC Annual Symposium on November 9, 2020

November 20th, 2020 | News | 0 Comment

It was an honor to participate in the LTCCC'S Annual Symposium on identifying and addressing nursing home resident abuse and neglect on November 9th, 2020. Below is a link to the program. I hope you find it ...


Join the LTCCC Annual Symposium on November 9, 2020

November 4th, 2020 | News | 0 Comment

The Long Term Care Community Coalition (LTCCC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving quality of care, quality of life and dignity for elderly and disabled people in nursing homes, assisted living and other residential settings. We are happy to announce that attorney, Deborah Truhowsky, will be speaking at this year’s Symposium on November 9th, 2020. The theme of this year’s event is “Identifying & Addressing Nursing Home Resident Abuse ...


April 23rd, 2020 | News | 0 Comment

It is difficult to comprehend that nursing homes have been given immunity from liability amidst the deplorable conditions that some of their residents are living and dying under. Thanks to Frank G. Runyeon for covering this important topic. Please click on "read more" to find the following link to learn ...


What to Know & Do If a Nursing Home Client Develops Bed Sores

January 25th, 2016 | News | 0 Comment

I have been practicing law in the area of elder abuse and neglect for the past 15 years. My firm is now devoted exclusively to this area. I am pleased to share practice tips in this quarterly column with NYNAELA members. Since 75% of the calls my firm receives involve bed sores suffered by nursing home residents, I thought bed sores would be a fitting first subject. What exactly are bed sores? Bed sores, also known as Pressure Ulcers or Decubitus Ulcers are areas ...