New York Nursing Home Laws

New York Nursing Home Law | NY Injury Attorneys

Nursing Home Negligence or Abuse

Statute of Limitations N.Y.C.P.L.R. §214

  • Three years

Medical Malpractice

Statute of Limitations N.Y.C.P.L.R. §214a

  • Two and a half years from date of injury or from the end of continuous treatment during which the injury occurred.
  • If foreign object is discovered, case must be filed one year from discovery.

Wrongful Death

Statute of Limitations N.Y. Est. Powers & Trusts Law §5-4.1

  • Two years from date of death.

Damages Cap

  • None.

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