Missouri joins several other states allowing a camera to be installed in a family member’s nursing home room. It is intended to help limit abuse and give family the ability to stay connected with their loved one.
Every nursing home in the U.S. will get COVID-19 testing immediately in an announcement made by the Trump Administration. Being called a historical moment that will save lives, will quickly identify residents who need isolation.
No matter where long-term care is delivered it is close and personal. There is no ‘social distancing’ when providing care. COVID-19 is presenting challenges in how care is delivered. Having choice of quality care in the future even more important than ever.
People in nursing homes and assisted living are facing isolation and loneliness due to the virus crisis. This adds additional challenges for families in addition to the cost of long-term care.
Assisted living is often an outstanding choice to provide long-term care for a loved one while maintaining a level of independence. Key tips make it easier for everyone. LTC Insurance can pay for the cost of care.
If Mom or Dad is moving into Assisted Living what do you do with their home? These tips will help the family make the right decision. Always prepare in advance for the impact of longevity.
If you or a parent are about to move in a long-term care facility there are options to consider which can protect your home and property.
Residents in long-term care facilities often experience grief, especially after a loss of a spouse. Many facilities work hard to provide support and social activities to make it a better environment.
As we age many of us will require long-term care services. Often this will lead to facility care like assisted living or nursing home. Making the faculty less intuitional will bring less depression. Planning is key.