The recent deaths of nine senior citizens at The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in Broward County, Florida, following Hurricane Irma, was a tragic reminder of the vulnerability of nursing home residents. The series of events that happened was devastating for all residents, their families, and the community.
As South Florida is prone to hurricanes and large storms, establishments such as these need to be better prepared and equipped to handle its elderly residents, especially during times of emergency.
Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen, leading medical malpractice attorneys in the state of Florida, is proud to be the voice for these residents during this difficult time. Our firm is fighting to ensure this does not happen again. See what our named partners have to say in a series of interviews with local media:
Have you or your loved ones experienced a similar event? Do you know someone who is dealing with a nursing home that is not that the level of care residents should be receiving? Our medical malpractice lawyers can help. Fill out the consultation form or call (866) 629-1061.