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Kings County Nursing Home Abuse Information

Welcome to the Kings County Nursing Home Abuse and Nursing Home Neglect Information site of Young & Wallin.

The King County Nursing Home Abuse and Nursing home Neglect Attorneys of Young & Wallin have a long, successful history of helping elder abuse victims in Kings County and throughout California. Our skilled Kings County Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers and Nursing Home Neglect Attorneys are dedicated to pursing justice for Kings County seniors who have suffered emotional, physical, and/or financial abuse. As former insurance defense attorneys, Young & Wallin possess the knowledge and legal skills needed to ensure that negligent facilities are held accountable for their actions! In order to achieve immediate results and ensure that your loved one is protected, contact the Kings County Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Attorneys at Young & Wallin today for a free case evaluation.

Nursing Home Abuse/Neglect Helpful Links

Each year, there are dozens and dozens of reports of Kings County seniors being abused in nursing homeand other long-term care facilities. Below, we have provided you with informational and resource links that offer support and provide you with instruction on how to file a nursing home abuse complaint and more.

Reporting Elder Abuse

Kings County Ombudsman Office
The Kings County Ombudsman conducts investigations into nursing home abuse complaints against Kings County nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and other senior housing facilities.

Statewide Listing of Ombudsman Offices

Department of Health Services Licensing and Certification Office
When Kings County nursing home residents have been abused or neglected and complaints are made, the Department of Health Services Licensing and Certification office generally will conduct an investigation within ten days. In emergency situations, investigations may be conducted within 24 hours.

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR)
CANHR offers help to Kings County elder abuse victims in the filing of nursing home abuse/neglect complaints. CANHR also provides data on nursing home abuse and nursing home neglect.

Adult Protective Services
Adult Protective Services in Kings County offers an array of services to Kings County seniors who have been victimized or who are at risk of being abused, exploited, or neglected.

California Department of Aging (CDA)
The CDA provides a variety of services to seniors and their families, including counseling victims of abuse and neglect.

National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA)
NCEA is a national resource center that provides nursing home abuse statistics and other helpful information for Kings County seniors and other interested parties.

Kings County District Attorney’s Office

The County of Kings

Senior Advocacy Groups

The Administration on Aging
The Administration on Aging provides services to Kings County seniors and offers information on the Older Americans Act, the federal legislation, and more.

California HealthCare Foundation
This site provides information to Kings County seniors regarding California long-term care facilities. On this site, you can view comparative information on Kings County nursing homes, including quality indicators, facility characteristics, and nurse staffing levels.

Coalition to Protect America’s Elders (CPAE)
The CPAE is a national advocacy group that works closely with many of the nation’s most prominent senior advocacy groups and organizations to insure that seniors are protected.

National Citizens’ Coalition for Nursing Home Reform (NCCNHR)
NCCNHR is a nationwide advocacy group for nursing home reform. This group provides a portal of information regarding elder abuse and elder care.

Elder Angels, Inc.
Elder Angels is an advocacy group that strives to prevent the financial abuse of seniors in California. This group offers support services to Kings County victims and their families.

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR)
CANHR offers data on Kings nursing homes including, citation, complaint, and financial information.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMMC)
CMMC is a federal agency that administers Medicare and Medicaid. CMMC regulates Kings County nursing homes and other health care providers and helps to insure that seniors receive the services that they are entitled to under Medicare and Medicaid guidelines.

Medicare Site
This site provides comparative information on long-term care facilities located in Kings County, including quality measures, inspections, and staffing.

The Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living (CCAL)
The CCAL offers information on assisted living and assisted living facilities.

Information on Elder Abuse and Neglect

Helpguide
This help guide offers a vast amount of information on elder abuse and provides an overview of the signs, symptoms and causes of elder abuse.

Senior Citizen Bureau (SCB)
SCB is a non-profit, national organization that offers an informational database for Kings County seniors to go and listen to fraud alerts, nursing home complaint histories and background information, and more.

Wikipedia
Wikipedia provides facts, statistical data and other information regarding elder abuse.

Kings County Nursing Home Abuse and Nursing Home Neglect Attorneys Young & Wallin handle cases throughout the state of California and Kings County including, Avenal, CorcoranHanford, and Lemoore.