Alabama nursing homes are struggling to find funding as the state faces a record number of hospital closures.The state’s two largest nursing homes, Springhill and Auburn, have already shut down and have faced an unprecedented wave of new federal closures and the closing of some state-owned properties.More than 3,000 nursing homes across the state have […]
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Springfield, Texas—A nursing home that received federal disaster relief funding after a gas leak is under investigation for potentially contaminating nearby residents.In a lawsuit filed in March, Texas-based Springfield Nursing Home LLC, said it is cooperating with federal investigators and is “confident that no residents at this facility have been harmed or affected by the […]
NANCY JOHNSON/REUTERS The Gateway nursing homes Indianapolis and Oakwood have both announced plans to close after three decades.The Oakwood community has said it will be the last in the city.The nursing homes, located in the same neighborhood, have served more than 50,000 residents and are located on both sides of the street.Oakwood’s announcement was made […]
There are many ways to save time and money on your nursing home visit.Here are some tips that can make your visit more pleasant and cost-effective.1.Make reservations online.If you need to make a reservation online, make sure you use a credit card or credit card-nominated check.The check will have the card number and a billing […]
If you’re planning to retire, you may want to consider getting a nursing home in your community.And, in case you need a refresher on how to manage nursing homes in your state, here are the top 10 things you need to know about your options.1.What is a nursing house?