Your loved one has always treated you with dignity and love and you want to make sure you return the favor when selecting a nursing home for them. If you have begun the search, check out these 3 tips to help you make a decision.
- Ask for referrals and recommendations from not only trusted friends and families, but nurses, doctors, and even a social worker.
- When taking a tour of the facility make sure it appears clean, organized, and that the proper regulations and protocols are being followed.
- Ask questions about the staff’s experience and schedules, visitation, and activities available for the elderly. If allowed, ask other residents about their experiences.