What are the legal consequences for those who commit nursing home abuse? | Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

The consequences for someone who commits nursing home abuse is usually based on the situation. The perpetrator could be fired, have a restraining order issued against them, or have their medical license suspended or revoked. In some cases, they may even end up in jail. There may also be civil consequences where the victim of the abuse is awarded financial compensation for the injuries they suffered.