Finding and Choosing the right Nursing Home for you or a loved one
This government provided tool also allows you to see what insurances and public benefits are accepted at the various facilities.
Private – Individual Long Term Care Coverage.
Here’s a 7 page Checklist to help keep track in your search. Hopefully, you don’t need all the services of a nursing home here’s Alternatives to Nursing Home Care. Medicare has published a 50 some page Guide to Choosing a Nursing Home latest edition 8.2015 May 2011 Publication 02174. Check it out.
We’ve also included all the helpful and relevant publications and information we could find on this page and others in this website. Use the menu at top or embedded links to navigate and find the information that you need.
Medicare Coverage of Skilled Nursing Facility Care # 10153
Resources & Links
Veteran’s Home Health Care va.gov
Health Grades.com – they charge a fee
Prevent & Report Elder Abuse CA Attorney General
Nursing Home Bill of Rights CA Deptment of Public Health pdf 39 pages
Code of Federal Regulations (C.F.R.), 42 CFR 483.12
SB 411 2012 – Price – Licensing of Home Care Agencies & Workers
Related Pages in Long Term Care Section
- Activities of Daily Living
- Employer Groups – Long Term Care
- Life Insurance vs Lump Sum Payment
- Low Income – Assets Assistance – Alternatives
- Nursing Homes – Finding and Selecting the best ones
- Resources – Publications