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Have you or a loved one been involved in a nursing home abuse case? Check out these assisted living statutes in Florida. Hiring a nursing home abuse attorney from JGarcia Law Firm, P.A. in Kissimmee, FL will help your case and get you the results you are hoping for. We are here to help you build a case and answer any questions you have about what has happened. Trust us to solve the situation and assist you in anyway we can.

Assisted Living Statutes to Know in the State of Florida

There are a number of statues that exists to regulate the services, and well-being in assisted living across the state of Florida. These laws are in place to avoid nursing home abuse for elderly residents. It is important to know the rights before leaving your loved ones, so that if something does go wrong you know what you are dealing with. Nursing home abuse can be a number of things, but knowing the statutes in Florida is crucial for you and your family if the situation should arise for a loved one to seek us for assisted living abuse.  

The Statutes in Florida are:

To be treated with dignity, respect and fairness

Be free from any form of physical, mental, emotional, or financial abuse.

Receive necessary services to maintain and preserve health and well-being.  

Select a pharmacy and physician within reason

Refuse suggested treatment and take part in health care planning

Receive written and oral information regarding medical and nursing services

Participate in various religious, social, and community activities

Maintain private communication, including uncensored personal mail

Make and receive private, unmonitored phone calls  

Present grievances or recommendations without fear or repercussions

Need a Nursing home Abuse Attorney?

Due to the statutes of limitations, if you feel you or a loved one has been a victim of assisted living abuse, you should act immediately. If the resident is in danger they should be removed from the nursing home right away. There is no reason to wait, get things taken care of right when they happen. It is hard to put family members into nursing homes in the first place, so when something goes wrong, you must turn to help. Hiring a nursing home abuse attorney from JGarcia Law Firm, P.A. to help you solve the case and find out the issue for why the assisted living has been caused of failure to follow the statutes of limitations. It is so important that our loved ones are taken care of, so when something goes wrong, we want to know why, and who can help us fix it. Leave it up to us to find out what is going on and how we can help you solve the case. We know how to get you the answers you want and in a timely fashion.


If a loved one has been involved in a case of assisted living abuse, give us a call at JGarcia Law Firm, P.A. 407-649-6448 and we will assign a nursing home abuse attorney to help with your case. We have two convenient locations in Orlando and Kissimmee Fl! Come by for a free consultation today.   

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