Compton, California

Welcome to the Compton website for nursing home abuse attorney Ben Yeroushalmi. Here at the Law Offices of Ben Yeroushalmi, we fight relentlessly for the rights of nursing home neglect victims. This website has been created to inform your community of the many abuses that occur in Los Angeles skilled nursing facilities.

The city of Compton, incorporated in 1888, is one of the oldest cities in Los Angeles County. The city was originally named Gibsonville after an original owners of the land, but was eventually renamed Compton. During its early history, the city of Compton was extremely isolated from other settlements, which posed many challenges to the original settlers. This led the inhabitants of early Compton to begin developing it into the city it is today. The city of Compton has one skilled nursing facility.

One of the first issues that should come to mind when you are choosing a nursing home is staffing. Many nursing homes today either have profit motives or a lack of funding that prevents them from adequately staffing their facilities. When you consider staffing, you must look beyond the physical numbers of individuals that are employed by the facility and assess the distribution of staffing of different levels of nurses. While nursing aides carry out most of the day-to-day direct care, Registered Nurses (RNs) and Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) are the nurses that are authorized to give assessments and orders regarding the care of a patient.

Recent studies have shown that even when Los Angeles nursing homes appear to be fully staffed, they often still display low to inadequate levels of RNs. Although every team member in a nursing home, including nursing aides, dieticians, and administrators, plays an important role and contributes in some way to the care of each patient, a lack of direct care from RNs has been correlated to higher numbers of pressure ulcers. This may be due to the fact that RNs are the most qualified to give accurate assessments of the level of severity of a pressure ulcer and to order treatments and implement strategies to prevent them from developing.

Each patient needs and deserves individual attention from every staff member. If your loved one's nursing home is lacking in any type of staff, he or she is being affected by inadequate staffing. Contact us today if you feel that this is the case, and we will help you and your loved one obtain the rights to which he or she is entitled.

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Ben Yeroushalmi accepted my case with much understanding and patience. He went above and beyond with the defense lawyers to reach a fair settlement. He explained the complete case process (as I had never filed a case with anyone) Ben kept my sister and I notified of every email or correspondence he had with the opposing council. Gloria
Ben is an outstanding litigator, and human being. He took on our case, as if it was his own. He paid close attention to details. His guidance was invaluable. He was very clear and concise, in explaining all potential scenarios to us. He spoke eloquently, and straight to the point at all times. Ben is a true professional, with a passion for his craft. Anonymous review
I had a heartfelt and memorable experience with Ben , very genuine and I can tell he loves what he does. His determination shows beautifully and it is amazing. In my opinion it is very rare you find people who love what they're doing and it shows. Not wanting to get religious on an review but, God introduced me to Ben for a reason. Summer
Ben was wonderful. He took our case when no one else was interested or wanted way to much money. We would highly recommend Ben because he really listens and takes your situation into consideration. We settled our case and we were only unhappy with one thing and that was the confidentiality clause but that was not Ben's fault it came with the deal. June
All around GREAT experienced under the circumstances. Special thanks to Devon Wright she did exceptional work for our case. Anonymous review
Mr Yeroushalmi was our lawyer for a case involving my mother who was a victim of elderly abuse while in a nursing home. He and his team did an excellent job. My mother was able to live comfortably for the remaining years of her life due to the results of our case. I highly recommend Mr Ben Yeroushalmi. Danny
Mr. Yeroushalmi had provided his legal services for my father's medical injury case. Through mr. Yeroushlmi's excellent services, my family could make informed decisions during the entire course of legal proceedings. Thanks for the professional and responsive services. I strongly recommend Mr. Yeroushimi as your legal advisior. He is the one you can rely on. Thanks. Samuel
Mr. Yeroushalmi provide excellent representation After my husband passed away from complications due to Alzheimer's. It was a complex case and I was always informed of the progression of the case. The office staff offers the personal touch and patience with my constant phone calls and questions. I highly recommend Ben and his staff if you are looking for an aggressive attorney with high ethics and great attention to details. Terry
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