News

Teaming Up with Caregivers in an Effort to Prevent Elder Abuse

Nursing Home Blog

According to a webinar presented by The Caregiver Network, caregivers are the first line of defense against ongoing elder abuse and neglect. With so many people acting as caregivers for their aging parents while simultaneously dealing with career and family demands, abuse and neglect can develop without much warning. The webinar covers the main risk factors […]

Continue Reading

Taking a Close Look At Financial Elder Abuse Data

Nursing Home Blog

A recent piece by Consumer Reports explores the discrepancies between reported numbers for financial elder abuse. The financial repercussions number in the billions, but the presented data cover a wide range. Knowing the exact numbers can help everyone understand the scale of this troubling problem. Original Damage Estimates A 2011 study performed by MetLife Mature Market Institute […]

Continue Reading

Know Your Rights and Protections in a Nursing Home

Nursing Home Blog

According to the U.S. Government’s official site for Medicare, residents of Medicare- or Medicaid-certified nursing homes are granted certain rights and protections under both state and federal laws. These laws are designed to ensure that you get the services you need and the care you deserve. In fact, nursing homes are required to inform you […]

Continue Reading
Page 1 of 3312345...102030...Last »