Tips for Picking the Right Nursing Home Facility
Do you have a loved one — perhaps an elderly father or mother — who may soon need extended nursing care? Moving a relative into a long-term care facility can be a costly proposition. But there’s more to consider than just the price tag.
It’s often difficult to determine the quality of care your relative will receive as a resident. Fortunately, amidst public outcry for greater transparency, the Senate recently published a list of roughly 400 facilities with a history of providing poor care. But while this list can help you identify some facilities to avoid, you’ll still have to do significant legwork to find a facility that you can trust to provide high quality, compassionate care for your family member. READ MORE