According to an update on 6ABC.com, Adelphia Personal Care Home in West Philadelphia has been shut down. Residents and medical equipment were removed after the PA State Dept. of Public Welfare stated that conditions in the home posed “an immediate and serious danger to the lives and health” of the residents. To read the full article, click on the link below:
Extreme cases of neglect, such as those found at the Adelphia Personal Care Home, may be rare. But they open our eyes to the fact that abuse does take place in nursing homes. If you suspect that a loved one in a skilled care facility may not be receiving appropriate care, contact the attorney team at Michael J. O’Connor & Associates for a free review of your case.