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Illinois compiled statutes table the department shall report annually to the general assembly on the incidence of abuse and neglect of long term care. Abuse, neglect and exploitation of the elderly and disabled missouri these individuals may live in the community or in long-term care facilities. Nursing home abuse guide over 32 million adults living in nursing homes and other long term care facilities may be the victim of abuse or neglect every. Of abuse, gross neglect and exploitation long-term care ombudsmen are resident-centered advocates the term “abuse” to include any willful act of “abuse. Elder abuse and neglect in long-term care seema joshi, mda,, joseph h flaherty, mda,b ageriatric research, education and clinical center, st louis va medical center, 1402 south grand.