When searching for a nursing home or skilled nursing facility, you should dispel any myths you heard about a specific facility or about nursing homes in general. Even if some of the allegations turn out to be true, it’s best to research everything you know or were told about these facilities.
Traditionally, the term “nursing homes” have negative overtones for many people. At one time, they were facilities where poor and destitute seniors were sent to live out the rest of their lives. The homes were run down and very little care was given.
Over the years, the federal government… Continue reading
Assisted living is frequently viewed as the best of assisted living and a nursing house. Residents have as much independence as they want with the understanding that personal care and support services are available if they desire them. Assisted Living Facilities designed to supply residents with help with quality of life activities including dressing, bathing, grooming, and more. Many states today additionally enable assisted living to provide medication help and/or reminders. Assisted living facilities vary from skilled nursing homes in they don’t provide complicated medical services.
Assisted living facilities vary from a standalone house to… Continue reading