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Is There a Multiracial Disparity in Elder Care?

Elder Abuse, Nursing Home Blog

The nursing home has traditionally been the aging population’s last place of residence. However, more and more, rising health care access and increased Medicaid funding toward assisted living and other residential facilities has offered many Americans a new lease on life in their senior years. Unfortunately, this trend towards less restrictive senior housing arrangements doesn’t…

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How to Spot Elder Abuse in Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Blog

Deciding to place a loved one in a nursing home is usually a hard decision to make. Hearing about elder abuse in nursing homes makes the decision almost impossible. But in fact, it becomes one of the most important things to consider. Elder abuse or neglect often occurs in facilities that are understaffed and have employees who…

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