Who regulates nursing homes?

Answer Nursing homes are subject to federal and stringent state regulations, enforced by a number of different state and federal level agencies, some of which have overlapping jurisdictions. Nursing home... Read More »

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Why do people go to nursing homes?

While the majority of nursing home residents are older individuals, one does not necessarily have to enter a nursing home because of his age. Additionally, a number of people who go to nursing home... Read More »

Are nursing homes beneficial?

On One Hand: Much Needed Outside HelpThere are many reasons an individual may be admitted to a nursing home. Admissions are made at the authorization of a physician when illness prevents self-care... Read More »

How do I Help Nursing Homes?

People volunteer for all kinds of reasons. Unpaid volunteer work can help with learning new skills, developing an understanding of a particular workplace and can be a reference when looking for a j... 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 »