Blog Posts in 2013

Alston Brook Lexington

Alston Brook nursing home in Lexington North Carolina is a 100 bed nursing facility. It is a mixed facility. Sixty-four of these beds are skilled nursing beds in the "Granny's Place" ...
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How often should a patient be turned to prevent sores?

How often should nursing home residents be turned to prevent sores? Every two hours!!!??? Right? Maybe not. Turning every two hours is the current standard of care in North Carolina. However, a new ...
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Debt Ceiling and the 14th Amendment

The Debt Ceiling is Unconstitutional The Debt Ceiling was created with a laudable goal in mind- put some restraint on congressional spending. Spending goes up every year, and the public knows that ...
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How will ObamaCare affect me? The individual mandate

ObamaCare starts October 1 st right?!? Individual Mandate - ObamaCare or the Affordable Care Act started years ago. Many provisions are already in place, but the Individual Mandate insurance exchanges ...
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Westchester Manor at Providence Place

Westchester Manor at Providence Place in High Point was once a five star nursing home, but just dropped all the way down to two stars or "below average" per Medicare.gov. As always, you ...
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What do I do if I have been in a car wreck?

What do you do if you have been in a car wreck or auto accident? I will skip the obvious things like call the police and seek medical treatment if you need it. From a legal perspective there are few ...
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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning can be undetectable and irreversible and can cause death before you are even aware of what is happening. I am working on a carbon monoxide death case that involves a faulty ...
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High Point Personal Injury

In High Point, there are many personal injury attorneys, but not all of them have experience handling larger injury cases. Most attorneys in High Point, are "general practitioners". This ...
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Kindred Hospital Greensboro

Kindred Hospital in Greensboro has 23 skilled beds that provide special services such as respiratory services. Kindred long term care is provided within the hospital that you can see near I-85 and Hwy ...
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Shelby personal injury attorney

Shelby personal injury law practice has been interesting so far. While I have handled a few standard car wreck and other personal injury cases in the Shelby area, for the last few years I have been ...
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Clapps Nursing Center

Clapps Nursing Center is a 118 bed nursing home located at 5229 Appomattox Road in Pleasant Garden. Overall, Clapps has a five star rating per Medicare nursing home compare, which is the highest ...
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Camden Place Health and Rehab

REVIEW 2015: Camden Place Health and Rehab is now a 4 star or above average facility. Their overall staffing levels have fallen to 3 stars or average: Camden NC Total number of residents 120 87.2 87.4 ...
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Blumenthal Jewish Home

2015 REVIEW: Blumenthal Nursing & Rehabilitation has fallen to a 2 star "below average" nursing home. The most significant and obvious problem is their low staffing numbers. BLUMENTHAL ...
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Dram Shop and adults

N.C.G.S. § 18B-305. Other prohibited sales ( Adults unlike Section 120 minors ) (a) Sale to Intoxicated Person. -- It shall be unlawful for a permittee or his employee or for an ABC store ...
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Dram Shop and minors

N.C.G.S. § 18B-120-129 the permittee or the local ABC board: (1 year SoL, only minors, and max recovery is $500,000) (BUT Parents can sue over a child's death case) (Also, there is an ...
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Social Host Liability

Social Host Liability and Common Law "Dram Shop" negligence - a person who serves alcohol to an "obviously intoxicated" person when it is reasonable to expect that person will soon ...
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Graybrier Nursing Home in Trinity

The Graybrier Nursing and Retirement Center in Trinity The Graybrier Nursing and Retirement Center is located at 116 Lane Drive in Trinity. Graybrier is a 128 bed facility which is a larger sized ...
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Westwood Healthcare

Westwood Healthcare Westwood Healthcare is a smaller nursing home in Archdale with 68 beds. Westwood Healthcare has an overall rating of 3 stars which is average. However, I like to focus more on ...
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Triad Care in High Point

Triad Care & Rehabilitation Center in High Point Triad Care is on North Elm Street in High Point. Triad Care is a very large nursing home with 199 beds, which is twice as big as the average ...
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Greensboro nursing home review

Greensboro nursing home reviews What are the good nursing homes in the Greensboro area (if any)? Since I handle nursing home abuse cases, people ask me this question a lot. So, I have started putting ...
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Nursing home abuse neglect attorneys in North Carolina

One of the few things that can make nursing homes in North Carolina change and provide better care is the threat of litigation by nursing home abuse and neglect attorneys. It seems that we are one of ...
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Golden Livingcenter Starmount

Golden Livingcenter Starmount in Greensboro on Holden Road and the intersection of Market Street is a 126 bed skilled nursing home facility. GL Starmount takes both Medicare and Medicaid residents. ...
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