How many Americans are in nursing homes?

Answer The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that in 2008 there were 1,412,540 residents in nursing home facilities within the United St... Read More »

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How many americans use solar energy in their homes?

According to Solar Developments, a solar energy equipment supplier, 200,000 American homes "use some type of photovoltaic solar technology." They also note that more than 10,000 American homes use ... Read More »

How many Americans have computers in their homes?

A U.S. Census report in 2005 found that 70 million American households, or 62 percent, had one or more computers in their home. Among wealthier households (those with annual incomes of $100,000 or ... Read More »

How many elderly people are in nursing homes?

Approximately 1.3 million elderly people (age 65 and over) reside in nursing homes, according to a 2009 report by the National Center for Health Statistics. The data was collected in 2004.Source:CD... Read More »

Inspection of Nursing Homes?

Nursing home supervision helps ensure that all patients receive appropriate care. The Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Service oversees individual state entities that provide nursing home inspecti... Read More »