Treating the Elderly with Dignity

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"In recent years there has been a dramatic increase in the number of claims filed for Violations of Patients Rights. Health & Safety Code § 1430(b) states "A current or former resident or patient of a skilled nursing facility…may bring a civil action against the licensee of a facility who violates any rights of the resident or patient as set forth in the Patients Bill of Rights in Section 72527 of Title 22....."

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Health Updates

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