Alabama Nursing Homes Are Reopening: What to Look for When You Go
One of the biggest challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic has been the inability to visit loved ones without putting them at risk of catching the virus. This is especially […]
How to Tell If Your Loved One Is Safe in Their Nursing Home
When you’ve placed your trust in a nursing home to look after the health and well-being of your loved one, it’s normal to want to make sure that facility is…
Is Hospice Care Dangerous for Nursing Home Residents?
Hospice care is intended to improve the quality of life for those experiencing advanced terminal illness. Its goal is to care for patients rather than cure them. Hospice care can…
How to Look Up the Stats of Your Loved One’s Nursing Home
Trusting a nursing home or other long-term care facility with the health and well-being of your loved one is difficult for most people. We all want to be sure that…
Causes of Diarrheal Disease in Nursing Homes
Diarrheal disease is the chronic occurrence of diarrhea, often caused by the transmission of infectious organisms. Globally, diarrhea is a major health crisis. The World Health Organization says that it’s…
Is the Power of Attorney Responsible for Nursing Home Bills?
When someone has a parent or other loved one residing in a nursing home, they might wonder whether they are personally responsible for paying the nursing home bills, particularly if…
What Is the Cause of Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect?
The nursing home industry has faced many challenges over the years, including battling a reputation for providing inadequate care to residents. When most people hear about accusations of neglect and…
Worst Nursing Homes in Alabama in 2021
Ideally, every nursing home would offer the highest level of care, and people could trust the people in whose hands they’re leaving the well-being of their loved ones. Sadly, that’s…
Why Falls Are So Deadly for the Elderly
Of all the dangers facing older adults, fall-related risks are perhaps the most common, and most deadly. Not only are the elderly more likely to fall, they’re also more likely…