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Nursing Home Injuries and Abuse

May 19, 2016

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The Epidemic of Nursing Home Abuse The current abuse found in nursing homes is at an unprecedented and intolerable level.  According to nursinghomeabuseguide.org, “…more than two million cases of elderly abuse are reported every year, and almost one out of every ten elderly individuals will experience some form of elderly abuse.”  This, however, does not […]

Knafo Law Offices voted Morning Call Reader’s Choice Award “Best Attorney” 2013.

September 30, 2013

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  Lehigh Valley Morning Call readers have voted Knafo Law Offices as “Best Attorney” in the Lehigh Valley for 2013.  The Knafo firm has won the award four consecutive years. Winners of the “Reader’s Choice” awards were determined by online votes taken during a two week period in August, 2013. In addition, paper ballots were […]

Attorney Jerry Knafo voted “Best Attorney” in the Lehigh Valley in the 2013 Lehigh Valley Magazine

July 20, 2013

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Lehigh Valley Magazine’s readers have voted Attorney Jerry Knafo as “Best Attorney” in the Lehigh Valley for 2013.  This is the second consecutive year that Knafo has been recognized with a “Best of the Valley” award. Lehigh Valley Magazine is a bi-monthly, regional publication.  Winners of the “Best of the Valley” edition of the magazine, were […]

Pennsylvania Patients Need To Make Sure They Are Getting The Correct Prescription Drugs

April 26, 2013

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The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority confirmed that 813 patients received the wrong medication during a six (6) month period in 2011. The report, co-written by Matthew Grissinger, analyzed errors from 270 Pennsylvania hospital, medical centers and birthing centers.  The errors often involved nurses obtaining the wrong medication from medication storage areas.  One of the most […]