The "Nursing Home" Index
Below you will find a listing of all informational documents pertaining to Nursing Home Decisions. Please feel free to take anything you feel might be helpful to you.
Simply print it out or copy it to your hard drive or disk.
By the way... This is a pretty extensive directory with lots of choices to read. So...to make it easier for you, I've now given you two options. You can either go through the directories at your leisure OR you can use this quick pull down menu.
A new index has been added entitled the "Bob Singer Directory". These are all from an exceptional author, who has written extensively about Nursing Home Care. You will find his directory just below this one!
To use the menu...click the arrow, select the title of your choice and hit "Go".
Nursing Home Decisions
Choosing a Residental Care Facility
How To Find A Good Nursing Home
How To Evaluate A Nursing Home
Plan Of Care
Paying For Nursing Home Care
When To Tell Your Loved One (about the move)
Moving Your Loved One To The Nursing Home
Helping Your Loved One Let Go Of Independent Living
How To Make Visiting Someone In A Nursing Home...Easier
Learning To Interact With Your Loved One In A New Environment
Creating A "This Is Your Life" Book
Your Life After The Move
The Caregiver Tip Sheet For Women (designed to help men shop for nursing home clothing)
The Caregiver Tip Sheet For Men (designed to help women shop for nursing home clothing)
Selecting A Dementia Care Unit
What Exactly IS A Special Care Unit?
What To Look For In An Alzheimer's Special Care Unit
Staff, Training Biggest Problem In Alzheimer's Units
Safety and Falls in Long-term Care Settings
~ Bob Singer Directory ~
How Can Choosing A Nursing Home Be Right For Mom Or Dad?
Putting Mom or Dad In The Nursing Home Without Guilt
Nursing Home Residents Get Upset About Poor Care!
OSHA Compliance Inside Nursing Homes
Fund Raising Activities
Brain Tumor, An Alteration in Neurological Function
Nursing Home Locators:
Need some help locating a good nursing home in your area? Try the link below!
By clicking on the following two links a new browser window will open. When you are finished, just click the X at the top corner of your monitor and it will close.
This Web site enables you to get information on every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the COUNTRY. You can locate nursing homes in your area and find information about compliance with Medicare and Medicaid regulations, including the results of the most recent Certification, and Reporting (OSCAR) Database and about particular types of problems found in the nursing homes you are looking at. This is an absolutely outstanding site and an enormous help to any caregiver needing Nursing Home information!
This is another great way to search for nursing homes in your area or state. It provides you with a list of nursing homes and their ratings using the criteria you specify. In addition, you get detailed nursing home profiles, maps and driving directions.
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