Assisted living facilities are a great resource for elderly folk in need of extra care, but they are certainly not designed for everyone. If you have an elderly loved one that is adamantly opposed to living in such a safe setting, make sure that they are aware of all of the benefits that come with assisted … Read the rest
Nursing Home Quality
There are 956 nursing homes in Ohio. Ohio demonstrates “Weak” quality of care in nursing home settings, with quality having improved slightly over time.
Average nursing hours (per resident per day) in nursing homes is 4.0 in Ohio versus 3.9 in the U.S. overall. Ohio nursing homes have an average of 7.8 deficiencies compared to 9.4 … Read the rest