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Please also review the article, “Nursing home abuse, physical or otherwise, is unacceptable, says AMAC”
The article states, “Abuse of the elderly in nursing homes is an ugly, little secret that needs airing and it goes beyond physical abuse, says the Association of Mature American Citizens.
AMAC president Dan Weber is calling for states, localities and the federal government to use their authority to ensure the safety of nursing home residents. “Family members need to get involved, as well. They need to check out their chosen facilities to find out if there is a past history of abuse. Once a loved one takes up residency in a home, they should make regular, unscheduled visits to make sure their loved ones are not being mistreated.”
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