Selecting a Nursing Home in Cleveland, Ohio Requires Due Diligence
By C. Meyman
The state of Ohio recently released a new consumer guide to assist residents in choosing a long-term care facility or nursing home for themselves or their loved ones. According to Cleveland.com, the guide is designed to save individuals who are shopping around for an option in Cleveland … Read the rest
This poem was found among the possessions of an elderly lady who died in the geriatric ward of a hospital. No information is available concerning her — who she was or when she died.
What do you see, nurses, what do you see?
Are you thinking, when you look at me —
A crabby old woman, not very … Read the rest
Security Cameras In Nursing Homes: Useful Or Wasteful?
By Nahshon Roberts
To install or not to install?
This question is at the forefront of debates concerning the management of nursing homes. At present, the issue of whether or not to put security cameras in nursing homes and where these should be placed is extremely controversial and is far from resolved.… Read the rest
Scared About Moving Into A Nursing Home? Remember The Good Things! By Philip Loughran
As we get older, we start thinking about how our lives will change in the years to come. It can be hard to face up to the facts sometimes – you or someone you care about can’t go on living at home because it’s just too … Read the rest
…After the stock market crash of 2008 and a collapsing housing bubble diminished the value of many nest eggs, the cost of long-term care is now a concern for many aging Americans.
A 2013 report by Genworth Financial, an insurance provider based in Richmond, Va., estimates the national median daily cost of a private room in a nursing home at … Read the rest
Authorities step up efforts to end nursing home abuse in Ohio
July 20, 2013
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Earlier this summer, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced that the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has seen a significant increase this year in the number of nursing home abuse complaints across the state.
Through the first … Read the rest