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Lawsuit Filed: Woman Dies After Suffering Severe Wound Infection Due to Long Beach Nursing Home’s Negligence

Long Beach, Calif. — Maria Luisa Balguma, a 66-year-old woman, was admitted to Grand Valley Health Care Center for rehabilitation following back surgery. It’s alleged that while she was a resident, the facility wrongfully withheld required care from Balguma that resulted in an infection to the surgical wound in her back. She suffered sepsis and…

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Lawsuit Filed: Elderly Man Dies After Suffering Aspiration Pneumonia Due to San Pedro Nursing Facility’s Negligence; Facility Previously Cited by California Department of Social Services

San Pedro, Calif. — Doyle Oneal Blaney, an 88-year-old man suffering from significant medical conditions which rendered him a high risk for aspiration pneumonia, was admitted to Golden Care Living II for assistance with all activities of daily living. It’s alleged that while he was a resident, the facility wrongfully withheld required care from Blaney…

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Lawsuit Filed: Nursing Home Director Wrongfully Terminated After Blowing the Whistle on Illegal Activities at Royal Care Skilled Nursing Center

Long Beach, Calif. — Carmelito Dosdos was hired as the Director of Nursing of Royal Care Skilled Nursing Center on or about February 16, 2016. It’s alleged that on April 24, 2016 and on numerous occasions thereafter, Dosdos alerted his superiors via emails, texts, phone calls and verbal conversations that the facility was dangerously understaffed and…

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Lawsuit Filed: Fullerton Nursing Facility Sued for Chronic Understaffing; Issued Multiple Citations by California Department of Public Health

Fullerton, Calif. — Garcia & Artigliere filed a lawsuit for Violations of Resident Rights against The Pavilion at Sunny Hills nursing facility on behalf of Karen Elaine Porter. The lawsuit asserts The Pavilion at Sunny Hills intentionally concealed from Porter that the facility was chronically understaffed in order to deceive her into becoming a resident…

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Lawsuit Filed: Elderly Man Placed on Hospice Care After Sustaining Serious Injuries at San Pedro Nursing Facility

San Pedro, Calif. — Augustino Palazzolo, an elderly man suffering from dementia, right side paralysis and other significant medical conditions, was admitted to Los Palos Convalescent Hospital because his wife could no longer care for him at home. Prior to Palazzolo’s admission, it’s alleged the facility represented it was sufficiently staffed and equipped to meet…

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Lawsuit Filed: Dependent Adult Man Suffers Severe Pressure Ulcer & Blood Infection Requiring Hospitalization Due to Negligence at Los Angeles Nursing Facility

Los Angeles, Calif. — Michael Skinner, a dependent adult man, was admitted to Alexandria Care Center because he required post-operative care and assistance with activities of daily living, all of which rendered him particularly vulnerable to the development and worsening of pressure sores and infections. While a resident of the facility for approximately ten days, it’s alleged…

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Lawsuit Filed: Elderly Woman Dies Due to Negligence at Sylmar Rehabilitation Center; Facility Cited by California Department of Public Health

Sylmar, Calif. — Yvette Klevens, a 92-year-old woman, was admitted to Astoria Nursing & Rehab Center for rehabilitation after having a cancerous lung tumor removed. Klevens’ conditions left her dependent upon others to perform activities of daily living, all of which rendered her a high risk for pressure sores, infection and falls. One week into…

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Lawsuit Filed: Elderly Man Dies After Suffering Cardiac Arrest Due to Los Angeles Hospital’s Negligence; Cited by CA Dept. of Public Health

Los Angeles, Calif. — Iraj Kahenzadeh, a 79-year-old man suffering from significant medical conditions which rendered him a high risk for sudden cardiac arrest, was admitted to California Rehabilitation Institute for rehabilitation following heart surgery. It’s alleged that during his nine-day residency, the hospital wrongfully withheld required care from Kahenzadeh and predictably, he suffered entirely…

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Lawsuit Filed: Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Six California Nursing Facilities for Financial Elder Abuse & Fraud

Los Angeles, Calif. – Garcia & Artigliere filed a class action lawsuit for violations of the Consumer Legal Remedies Act and violations of residents rights against the owners of six nursing facilities operated and managed throughout California on behalf of Naser Parsa and more than 3,000 class members. The lawsuit alleges the defendants intentionally concealed…

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