California Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers Achieve...

California Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers Achieve Unprecedented Verdict – over...

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A nursing home operator can no longer hide behind the perceived “nominal” threat embodied in California law relating to Violations of Residents Rights. Today, in an unprecedented verdict, a Humboldt County jury found in favor of nursing home residents and against Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc. and its subsidiary, Skilled Healthcare, LLC relating to its pattern […]

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Ventura County Nursing Homes Profit From Change in Medi-Cal Reimbursement

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The Ventura County Star reports that local county nursing homes have seen an increase in profits since the legislature enacted reforms to how nursing homes are reimbursed by Medi-Cal. Referring to the California Watch study, the Thousand Oaks Health Care appears to have benefitted the most in the County from this reform, received approximately $1.13 […]

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California Elder Abuse Basics

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What is the Elder and Dependent Adult Civil Protection Act (EADACPA)? In California, the Legislature has adopted a set of laws which are collectively known as the Elder and Dependent Adult Civil Protection Act or EADACPA. Welf. & Inst. Code Section 15600 et seq. Through EADACPA, the Legislature recognized that persons age 65 and older […]

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