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What are some ethical issues in nursing homes?

To improve systematic ethical work, most employees suggested ethics education (86%) and time to discuss ethics (82%)....

What is the most common abuse in nursing homes?

Emotional abuse (also known as verbal or psychological abuse) occurs when someone insults a resident or uses threats to...

Why are people in nursing homes depressed?

Health on the decline Poor health causes mobility problems and pain. In turn, pain and mobility problems reduce...

At what point should someone live in a nursing home?

Your loved one's disability has progressed to the point of jeopardizing their safety. Your loved one has wandered and...

What percentage of nursing homes have depression?

Up to 30% of nursing home residents have mild or severe depression. While depressive disorders in old age can be improved ...

How long do most people live in a nursing home?

In short, it's not uncommon for a person to receive home care for several months or more, followed by a two-and-a-half...