What damages are recoverable in a nursing home abuse case?

What damages are recoverable in a nursing home abuse case?

The following are the damages recoverable under nursing home abuse cases:

  • Medical cost damages for over-the-counter and prescription medications, doctor’s office visit bills, hospitalization bills and surgery, etc.
  • Pain and suffering damages for psychological or emotional distress such as fear, anxiety, or depression
  • Disability and disfigurement damages for permanent scars due to bedsores
  • Loss of normal life damages for loss of enjoyment of life, such as an inability to enjoy hobbies or to perform normal daily functions.

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