Nursing Home Negligence Lawyers

Residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities are at the mercy of their caregivers. When those caregivers fail to treat residents with care and compassion, then tragedy, injustice and immense suffering can follow.Perry & Young, P.A., is a law firm dedicated to helping victims of negligence and abuse obtain justice and compensation for the wrongs done to them. We vigorously pursue litigation against nursing home management companies that have harmed vulnerable adults.If you believe that your loved one has suffered harm in a nursing home or assisted living facility, call us at 850-215-7777 .

You Must Act To Protect Your Loved One

Many nursing home residents are not fully aware of what is happening to them. Others may understand, but are too afraid or intimidated to speak up. If you have noticed signs of negligence or abuse in your loved one’s care facility, you must take action.

Signs of nursing home negligence and elder abuse include:

  • Unexplained bruises and abrasions
  • Bedsores or pressure ulcers
  • Dehydration and malnutrition
  • Filthy bedclothes and conditions in the resident’s room
  • Emotional withdrawal and sudden emotional outbursts
  • Unusual behavior such as fear of being touched, rocking or signs of agitation

In a free consultation, an attorney at our firm can review your case and explain your legal options.

Compensation And Justice For Victims Of Abuse

When you choose us to represent your loved one, we will act quickly to initiate legal action. We will conduct a thorough investigation to document the negligence or abusive behavior of nursing home personnel and management. Perry & Young, P.A., will work diligently to build a strong and successful case designed to obtain compensation and justice.

If your family member was a victim of negligence or abuse in a care facility and has since passed away, you may still have a legal cause of action against the facility.

Attorneys For Birth Injury Victims

“A birth defect lasts forever.” For the victim of a birth injury, that statement sums up the stark reality that faces many children who have been injured by the negligent actions of obstetricians.A hypoxic brain injury during birth may prevent a child from developing to the full extent of his or her mental potential. A brachial plexus injury can cause partial paralysis in an arm or a permanently clenched hand. Shoulder dystocia can result in cerebral palsy. While many such sufferers can go on to lead meaningful and successful lives, they can face significant mental, physical and emotional challenges during their lives.At Perry & Young, P.A., we represent victims of birth injuries in medical malpractice litigation. We believe that children who have suffered birth injuries as the result of medical negligence deserve medical care and financial resources that can enable them to be all that they can be.If your child has suffered an injury due to the negligence of a physician before, during or after birth, we can help. Call us at 850-215-7777 for a free consultation with an attorney.

Strong Advocates For Injured Children

Perry & Young, P.A., with offices in Panama City, Tallahassee and Marianna, conducts an active medical negligence and personal injury practice. We work tirelessly to obtain answers and the compensation that can make a positive difference in the lives of our clients.

We handle all types of birth injury cases, including those involving:

  • Shoulder dystocia and brachial plexus injuries
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Erb’s palsy
  • Hypoxic brain injuries during birth
  • Fetal death
  • Maternal hemorrhage
  • Other types of birth injuries resulting from medical negligence

Building A Successful Case

Birth injury cases usually hinge on investigations by medical experts. Our law firm works with a national network of obstetricians, physicians, prenatal care specialists and other medical professionals. We will conduct a thorough investigation of the events leading to the injury.

Our attorneys will also examine the effect the injury has had and will have on your child’s life. We will seek maximum compensation for all physical, financial and emotional losses.

Investigations by medical experts can be costly and require significant outlays during the litigation process. As a successful personal injury firm, we have the financial resources to pay for these investigations. Our firm pays these costs upfront and you will owe an attorney fee only if we obtain compensation for you.

Attorneys For Victims Of Misdiagnosis

When a doctor fails to recognize a disease or serious medical condition, precious time is lost. By the time the condition is properly diagnosed, the range of possible treatment options may have narrowed considerably. This delay could result in a serious injury or death.We hold doctors and other medical professionals to high standards and most perform admirably. But when a medical professional fails to meet the expected standard of care, the victim of that negligence deserves answers about what went wrong.At the law firm of Perry & Young, P.A., we help victims of medical malpractice and their families obtain answers and compensation. Our attorneys are experienced, knowledgeable in Florida malpractice law and determined to succeed for our clients.Call us at 850-215-7777 for a free consultation.

Experienced Failure To Diagnose Lawyers

Perry & Young, P.A., provides results-oriented representation in misdiagnosis cases involving:

  • Failure to diagnose cancer
  • Failure to diagnose stroke
  • Failure to diagnose heart attack and other cardiac conditions
  • Other types of medical negligence

When you choose us to handle your case, we will thoroughly investigate the treatment provided. To do this, we will organize and direct a team of medical experts in appropriate specialties. These experts can document how the actions of the doctor failed the patient and what he or she could have done that would have made a difference in the outcome. If necessary, these experts can provide compelling testimony at trial.

An adverse medical outcome is not necessarily the fault of the doctor or medical professional who treated the patient. But there are numerous cases in which the care that was provided fell short of prevailing standards in the profession.

Perry & Young, P.A., will be your strong advocate, working hard to obtain answers and compensation for you.

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