Lori Dekervor was horrified when she turned her father over, only to discover what was causing him pain – a 4 by 9 inch infected black bed sore on his back, that eventually led to his death.
And that’s just one awful case – Dekervor would like other families to join a class action lawsuit against the large nursing home chain Revera, for neglecting its residents. The allegations have not been tested in court, and Revera plans to defend themselves, saying the lawsuit has no merit.
Dekervor’s lawyer, Amani Oakley, joined the show to go in detail about the lawsuit:
Has your loved one been hurt or not given proper care in a nursing home? What did you do? Should the government have regular inspections?