160. Can you sue a nursing home for pressure ulcers?
Nursing homes may be liable for injuries and death resulting from pressure ulcers if the injury was avoidable. This means that the nursing home failed to either assess the resident correctly, develop a proper care plan, or revise the plan along the way. If a nursing home does not check all these boxes, then the resident may bring a lawsuit. In this week’s episode, we take a deep dive into a nursing home pressure ulcer lawsuit.