Articles about Quality of Care

Checking on Your Loved One

Checking on Your Loved One's Care in a Nursing Home

More often than not the squeaky wheel does get the oil in regards to your loved one's care in a nursing home. Families who are vigilant in monitoring signs of neglect or abuse noted below and voicing their concerns are apt to receive more caregiving attention.


10 Warning Signs of Elderly Neglect or Abuse in a Nursing Home

10 Warning Signs of Elderly Neglect or Abuse in a Nursing Home

Institutional elder abuse generally refers to mistreatment that occurs in residential facilities such as nursing homes, assisted living and board and care homes. Institutional abuse is usually done by those who have a legal obligation to provide elder victims


12 Warning Signs of Elderly Neglect or Abuse by an In-home Caregiver

12 Warning Signs of Elderly Neglect or Abuse by an In-home Caregiver

It is most important to realize that in the home, you are the ears and eyes on your elderly family member as there may be no other willing or capable person. Act as an advocate for your loved one's basic rights of quality care by familiarizing yourself with