ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-134949
This qualified expert received his PhD in architecture and environment-behavior studies from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, MS in architecture from Texas A&M University, and his BArch in architecture from the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. He is a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America and a member of the Environmental Design Research Association. He has conducted extensive research in the areas of seniors' housing, nursing home ...
Expert Witness: E-077962
This expert has been the managing partner of a homecare firm for more than twenty years. Arizona Business Magazine has ranked this expert's firm among the top home health care agencies in the state for several years running, and he has been a recipient of the Better Business Bureau’s Business Ethics Award Winner. Additionally, he was selected to the advisory board for the Arizona Attorney General’s Taskforce Against Senior Abuse, advising the Arizona Attorney General ...
Expert Witness: E-078138
With a career in the home care industry spanning 35 years, this registered nurse has had hands on experience in both the administrative and clinical aspects of the field. She progressed to senior executive levels within a multi-million dollar national home care company with locations in 28 States. She has been instrumental in the creation and oversight of many aspects of home care businesses including policy and procedures, caregiver training and training manuals, ...
Expert Witness: E-065939
This expert has over 40 years' experience as a registered nurse and administrator in various settings including acute care, home care, and long term care. She is proficient in patient assessment, care planning and collaboration with other healthcare providers. She brings extensive experience in developing, reviewing, and implementing policies and procedures to assure facility compliance with state and federal regulations and standards of care. This expert is currently a ...
Expert Witness: E-016654
This highly qualified and board certified expert is a practicing physical therapist with 37 years of clinical experience. Her private practice centers around treatment for geriatric clients, including specialized intervention programs for fall prevention. This expert has a BS in physical therapy from the University of Connecticut, Masters of Health Sciences from Grand Valley State University, and a Doctor of Science in Geriatric Physical Therapy from Rocky Mountain ...
Expert Witness: E-007190
This expert has been involved in the healthcare industry for nearly 15 years. She is a both a Licensed Community Residential Care Facilities Administrator and a Licensed Professional Counselor by the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation. As Social Services Director for HCR-Manor Care, she attended daily clinical meetings to monitor residents' emotional and mental health and was also responsible for maintaining Quality Assurance and completing ...

ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Assisted Living Facility Patient Suffers Fatal Fall ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

Assisted Living Facility Patient Suffers Fatal Fall

…  an 83-year-old male patient who had been a resident of an assisted facility for a year following a stroke incident that left him paralyzed on one …

Financial Damages Expert Opines on Residential Care Class Action ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

This case involves a class-action lawsuit that was launched against the defendant firm, which operated a network of residential care facilities for elderly and disabled clients in the northwestern United States. The company was accused of failing to adequa …

Alzheimer’s Patient is Allowed to Wander Away from Nursing Home Property ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

…  involves a male patient with Alzheimer’s who was living at a small, independently owned nursing home in Alabama. The patient was …  The patient was then able to make his way outside of the facility without any type of alarm or oversight, and fell down a very steep set …

Nursing Home Resident Suffers Abuse from Caretaker ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

Nursing Home Resident Suffers Abuse from Caretaker

This senior care case involves sustained abuse of a nursing home resident. A male resident of the Defendant nursing home had lived in the home for several years before experiencing any abuse. Shortly before the abuse began, the nursing home underwent a p …

Nursing Home Staff Member Fails to Report Fall ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

Nursing Home Staff Member Fails to Report Fall

…  and involves a male nursing home resident who had been living in an assisted living facility for several months. The man’s mobility was severely …

Nursing Home Resident Assaults Neighbor ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

Nursing Home Resident Assaults Neighbor

…  and involves a patient who died while in the care of an assisted living facility. The patient was accepted as a resident after suffering a severe fall …

Nursing Home Staff Fails to Respond to Resident’s Heart Attack ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

This senior care case takes place in West Virginia and involves a seventy-seven-year-old female nursing home resident who suffered a severe heart attack in the middle of the night. The patient awoke at approximately 2:30 A.M. and experienced strong discom …

Health Agency Allegedly Defrauds Medicare ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

Health Agency Allegedly Defrauds Medicare

…  nurses to provide complimentary medical services at assisted living facilities, offering free blood pressure and vital sign checks to the …

Nursing Home Resident is Sexually Assaulted ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY Expert Case

Nursing Home Resident is Sexually Assaulted

…  has been a few occasions where a male resident in the assisted living facility had sexual encounters with the patient. A nurse employee …