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5 Tips for Choosing a Nursing Home: An Insider View

AginginPlaceiStock-454301755One of the most painful times for some families comes when their loved one can no longer thrive with in-home care and is in need of the skilled care that a nursing home can provide. Difficult as this time can be, emotion must be put aside so that necessary research can be conducted to find the best care facility possible. The internet can be useful for starting these searches and there are a couple of quite different ways to go about it. The Medicare site Nursing Home Compare is probably the logical first choice though, in my opinion, it should simply be one tool because, like all current tools, it is imperfect.

Continue reading on HealthCentral for insight into choosing a nursing home for a loved one - from a professional perspective: 

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Thank you, Susan!
Stay well,
Carol

Great tips you share, thanks

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