‘It’s Almost Like a Ghost Town.’ Most Nursing Homes Overstated Staffing for Years

Many families aren’t aware that options exist outside of nursing homes. The shift in focus to profitability, when combined with ever-declining reimbursement rates, has created an environment in which the patient is an afterthought.

If someone you know is faced with the decision of how to access nursing care for a loved one, be sure they’re aware of their options. Private in-home nurses provide the opportunity for focused one-on-one care, during which relationships are built and health outcomes are significantly greater.

See the full article at NY Times.

Tyras Madren