Finding the best nursing home care available in your area can be difficult at best. On-Site inspections conducted by official state health care professionals to assess compliance with federal standards of care represents the best source of reliable information for this purpose.
These inspections are technical in nature and difficult to interpret. Nursing Home InspectorTM helps you make sense of this complicated data. It is a thorough yet intuitive research tool. We are confident it can reduce your task considerably. The quality of care provided by different homes varies significantly. Know the facts before making your decision.
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To help ease the decision process we have made these inspection results more available and useful by developing a tool to help evaluate and compare nursing home quality with our ratings system.
This tool provides ratings, rankings, detailed reports, graphics and analysis of every Medicare and Medicaid certified Nursing Home in the USA. Over 73,000 individual inspections for more than 16,000 nursing homes available on-line!
If you already have a loved one placed in a nursing home and are unhappy with the care provided, this tool may help in locating good alternatives for relocation. In addition, if you feel the quality of care provided at any facility has been poor, you may register a complaint with your
Long Term Care Ombudsman and
State Survey Agency for investigation.
Your State Survey Agency is the authority responsible for the certification and inspection of skilled care facilities. They can investigate complaints, site deficiencies, and ultimately have the home's certification revoked if necessary. Learn more about state inspections Here.