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Evaluating a Nursing Home

Dear Carol: I’m moving my mother from another state to a nursing home near where I live. I’d like her closer to me and I also feel we have access to better nursing homes in my community. Her mind is quite good, but she’s 83 and has several health issues. Since she’s been in assisted living for a few years she doesn’t have a problem with the plan, but I want to select the home carefully. I know another move won’t be good for her. How do I rate homes so we can decide? Lyle

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