Written by attorney David Robert Cohen

Nursing Home Litigation and the Special Focus Facility: A Primer for Consumers

Nursing Homes are responsible to protect our most vulnerable citizens, though a dangerous cadre of under-staffed and highly profitable homes place the lives of these residents at risk every day. Understanding the Special Focus designation and consumers' rights can arm people against these dangers.

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Below, are links to the sites discussed above, along with a very interesting and concerning 2014 Federal report from the Office of the Inspector General on failures of care in nursing homes. There is also a link below for the Analytics of Nursing Home Litigation. This contains a number of articles that I have written for the New Jersey Law Journal and other publications on this topic.

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