Nursing Home Case Results

Case Results Achieved by Atlanta, Georgia Nursing Home Malpractice Lawyers

The following are just some of the favorable case results achieved by the Atlanta, Georgia nursing home malpractice attorneys at Ragland Law Firm, LLC.


$975,000 (present value) structured settlement / long term care facility / wrongful death / failure to diagnose and treat a subclavian port infection

On the eve of trial, a long-term care facility agreed to settle a malpractice lawsuit involving the wrongful death of a patient who developed a subclavian port infection. The decedent's spouse will receive more than $1.5 million in a lump sum and future periodic payments.


$950,000 Settlement / Nursing Home negligence / Fall-wrongful death case.


$617,000 arbitration award / verdict against Roswell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center / Cypress Healthcare Management, LLC, for a certified nursing assistant’s misconduct in roughly handling an elderly resident resulting in comminuted fractures of her lower extremities, pain and suffering, and her subsequent death.


$500,000 settlement / nursing home negligence / medication error.

Pre-suit settlement against a Columbus nursing home for a medication error resulting in pain and suffering, and death.


$375,000 lump sum settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / failure to treat diabetes

At mediation, a nursing home agreed to settle a wrongful death lawsuit involving an elderly diabetic patient who lapsed into a diabetic coma and died because needed medications were not administered.


$300,000 settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / failure to prevent fall.

Settlement against a Spalding County nursing home for failure to insure that the resident had bed mats and other proper fall prevention measures which resulting in a fall, subdural bleed, and subsequent death.


$295,000 settlement/Assisted Living, Personal Care Home negligence/Failure to prevent elopement, falls, and notify attending physician of change in condition of resident with Alzheimers.


$275,000 lump sum settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death

Just prior to trial, a nursing home and dialysis clinic agreed to settle a malpractice lawsuit involving the death of a diabetic patient following the rupture of an AV graft.


$250,000 pre-suit settlement / wrongful death claim against national nursing chain for failure to put proper fall measures in place resulting in resident’s death.

Atlanta nursing home allowed resident to fall – multiple times - without an update of his care plan.


$250,000 lump sum settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / inadequate infection control

Mediation produced a pretrial settlement of a wrongful death lawsuit involving an institutional bacterial infection outbreak which caused the death of an elderly nursing home resident.


$200,000 Settlement / Nursing Home negligence / wound care, pressure sore death case.


$200,000 pre-suit settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / failure to prevent falls.

Before trial, a nursing home in the Augusta area settled a case involving failure to insure that a resident’s bed alarm and wheelchair alarm were properly functioning.


$175,000 lump sum settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / dehydration

Mediation resulted in the pretrial settlement of a wrongful death lawsuit alleging that nursing home malpractice led to an elderly patient's death due to dehydration, infection and resulting kidney failure.


$175,000 lump sum settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / failure to prevent or treat pressure sores

At mediation, a nursing home agreed to settle a malpractice lawsuit involving the failure to prevent and properly treat pressure sores and dehydration which led to sepsis, and death of an elderly resident.


$165,000 lump sum settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / failure to diagnose and treat dysphasia / choking on food

Mediation resulted in a pretrial settlement of nursing home litigation involving the choking death of an elderly patient who was fed solid meat despite having dysphasia (difficulty swallowing) and Parkinson's disease.


$150,000 pre-suit settlement/Nursing Home negligence/Failure to prevent fall resulting in subdural bleed and death.


$150,000 settlement / nursing home negligence / failure to treat infection.

Pre-suit settlement against a Savannah nursing home for failure to properly prevent a skin infection resulting in pain and suffering in resident and transfer to another facility.


$125,000 settlement / medical malpractice / nursing home litigation/hospice / wrongful death.

Settlement against a hospice physician for failing to provide appropriate medications to a resident with congestive heart failure resulting in his subsequent death.


$125,000 lump sum settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / failure to treat pressure sores / malnutrition

On the eve of trial, nursing home defendants agreed to settle a malpractice lawsuit alleging that an elderly resident suffered and died from neglect that caused decubitus ulcers, dehydration, malnutrition and sepsis.


$122,500 lump sum settlement / nursing home negligence / wrongful death / failure to prevent and treat decubitis ulcers / malnutrition

A nursing home in Carrollton, Georgia agreed to settle a wrongful death lawsuit involving an elderly resident who suffered and died because of neglect which led to malnutrition, untreated pressure sores, and sepsis.


$120,000 Settlement / Nursing Home negligence / medication error, fall case.


$100,000 Settlement / Nursing Home negligence / medication error case.


$100,000 lump sum cash settlement / nursing home negligence / head injury / improper transfer

Nursing home agreed to settle a malpractice lawsuit involving an elderly resident who sustained a head injury and subdural hematoma after being dropped during a negligently performed bed transfer.


$75,500 Settlement / Nursing Home negligence / fall case.

Experienced Atlanta Nursing Home Litigation Attorneys

If a member of your family has been neglected or mistreated in a nursing home or long-term care facility, contact us to discuss whether there are malpractice claims which ought be pursued. We are conveniently located near Perimeter Mall in Dunwoody, Georgia. Ragland Law Firm, LLC is willing to investigate your potential nursing home case without obligation and at no charge.