How to Adopt a Nursing Home Patient?

Answer Finding a nursing home patient to adopt is relatively simple. Many residents are lonely and would look forward to a new person in his/her life.

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Nursing Home Patient Rights in Florida?

A nursing home patient has rights when it comes to the care and treatment he receives in a Florida skilled nursing facility. The state has clearly defined rights of nursing home patients.

How do I Give Good Skin Care to a Nursing Home Patient?

Certified Nurse Aides (CNAs) help nursing home residents with normal activities of daily living. One of these is regular skin care---especially important when dealing with residents in a nursing fa... Read More »

Florida Legal Requirements for Nursing Home Patient to Staff Ratio?

There is a shortage of trained nursing staff in Florida, as there is in other states. The Agency for Workforce Innovation estimates that between 2006 and 2014, there will be 7,440 openings for nurs... Read More »

Patient Assessments in Psychiatric Nursing?

Psychiatric nursing assessments are usually performed in clinical settings such as psychiatric hospitals, nursing homes or mental health clinics. According to the Merck Manuals Online Medical Libra... Read More »