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A Guide to Nursing Homes: Skilled Nursing Facilities and Convalescent Homes

By Joanna Saison, Doug Russell, and Monika White, 2012
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This resource debunks the popular myths associated with nursing homes and also provides decision-aids with respect to whether the patient in question should consider a nursing home in the future. It also outlines what to look for in the staff, facility, and current residents when choosing a nursing home. Finally, this resource discusses the emotional aspect of moving to a nursing home and how to ease the transition process.

Subject Headings Residential Care Facilities for the Aged, Housing / Living Arrangements, Nursing Homes

Medical Subject Headings Nursing Homes

Published by Helpguide.org (2012) USA.

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