Abuse In Nursing Homes: A Woman Caught On Camera Beating An 82-Year-Old With A Shoe. How To Choose A Good Nursing Home?
January 29, 2019
Elder abuse is a disturbing worldwide phenomenon, which is sometimes hard to discover. It occurs when a caregiver intentionally acts in a violent way towards an older person and causes harm or distress.
According to the World Health Organization, about 15.7% of people aged 60 years and older were subjected to some form of abuse in 2017. The study was based on data collected from 52 studies, which were carried out in 28 countries.
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