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Mike Ksiazek is a Shareholder and member Stark & Stark’s Accident & Personal Injury Department. Mike concentrates his practice on catastrophic injury and wrongful death claims, including those caused by medical malpractice, premises liability and products liability. Mike has litigated complex cases throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey in both state and federal courts.

The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently inspected the 139 nursing homes that it insures. HUD gave a Philadelphia nursing home its lowest possible rating. On a scale of 100, Bala Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wynnefield Heights scored a 2.

Federal inspectors found 58 “safety and health” violations at Bala Nursing, including 37 that put residents in jeopardy. The violations including missing or broken handrails, blocked or locked fire exits, exposed wiring and missing protective plates, m broken “call-for-aid” devices, and rodent infestation.


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