Practice Area: Nursing Home Abuse - Neglect
Outcome: Settled with manufacturer and DME vendor. Still prosecuting case against Marian Franciscan Nursing Home
Description: Client was resident at nursing home. Placed on low air loss mattress that overheated. We sued manufacturer for defective design and warning, DME vendor for negligence and the nursing home for using the mattress even though no staff member knew how to operate the mattress.