Glenshire Nursing Rehab Centre
Located in the south suburbs of Chicago, Glenshire Nursing & Rehab Centre provides nursing home care, hospice and respite care, on-site dialysis, and rehabilitation services for up to 294 residents. In the past, Medicare and Medicaid reports have given this facility much below average ratings. Previous reports have cited the center’s failure to only hire staff with no legal history of abusing, neglecting, or mistreating residents. They have also been cited on several occasions for failing to provide the necessary care and services to maintain the highest well-being of each resident. This center has also reported higher rates than the state and national average of residents who have bed sores.
Potential for Abuse
In prior reports, Medicare and Medicaid inspectors have cited Glenshire Nursing & Rehab Centre for failing to hire only staff that has no legal history of abusing, neglecting, or mistreating residents. They also failed to report and investigate and incidents of abuse, neglect, or mistreatment. Finally, this facility has been cited for failure to develop policies that prevent theft of resident property. Not having policies to protect resident safety can be considered nursing home abuse. It is unacceptable and should not be tolerated. If you or someone you love has experienced abuse or neglect, contact a nursing home abuse lawyer today.
Medicare reports also point out Glenshire Nursing & Rehab Center’s failure to provide necessary care and services to residents to ensure they have the highest well-being possible. Additionally, the reports show a failure to provide care in a way that keeps or builds each resident’s dignity. Receiving care from a nursing home shouldn’t mean you or someone you know has to endure embarrassment or an inappropriate amount of care, and can be a sign of nursing home abuse. When you suspect that is an issue for yourself or someone in your family, it’s important to take action to rectify the problem. Talking to a nursing home neglect lawyer can shed some light on a confusing problem.
With rates much higher than state and national averages for patients who are suffering from pressure ulcers, or bed sores, Glenshire Nursing & Rehab Center may be neglecting patients. Nursing home neglect is a serious issue and should not be ignored or taken lightly. Residents with pressure ulcers should be attended to in a more thorough manner so as to prevent the worsening of wounds. If you suspect neglect due to pressure ulcer presence, contact a nursing home neglect attorney for advice on how to proceed.
About Glenshire Nursing & Rehab Centre
Glenshire Nursing & Rehab Center is located outside of Chicago in the south suburbs. It has room for up to 294 residents and provides nursing, hospice, and rehabilitative care.
22660 South Cicero Avenue
Richton Park, IL 60471
Phone: (708) 747-6120
When to Seek Help
If you or someone you love has experienced neglect or abuse while in the care of a nursing home, Malman Law can help. Contact a nursing home neglect lawyer today.