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Nursing Home Patient Claims Abuse by Nurse’s Aide

A 92-year-old World War II veteran living in a nursing home claims he was assaulted last month by a nurse’s aide. The man claims the elderly abuse occured when he was assaulted during the early-morning hours by a female employee, who allegedly grabbed the resident by his ears and began slamming his head into the mattress. The man suffers from dementia and Parkinson’s disease. The allegation is that the victim suffered severe lacerations to his ears and was not properly treated for days. If you or a loved one has experienced elderly abuse, please contact an Illinois lawyer. To read more about the nursing home abuse, please click the link.