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Volunteers Help Ombudsmen Give Nursing Home Residents ‘A Voice’ In Their Care

Seniorhelpdesk.com blog by Susan Jaffe and Kaiser Health News​   Since retiring four years ago, Barbara Corprew has visited Paris, traveled to a...

1,400 Nursing Homes Get Lower Medicare Ratings Because Of Staffing Concerns

 By Jordan Rau and Elizabeth Lucas​ and Kaiser Health News This story also ran on The New York Times. This story can be republished for free. Details...

How Medicare's Nursing Home Compare Can Help You When Searching For A Nursing Home

How  Medicare's Nursing Home Compare Can Help You When Searching For A Nursing Home    Medicare's Nursing Home Compare allows you to find and compare...

How Can Medicare's Nursing Home Compare Help You?

Medicare's Nursing Home Compare allows you to find and compare nursing homes certified by Medicare and Medicaid. This website contains quality of...

Chasing Millions In Medicaid Dollars, Hospitals Buy Up Nursing Homes

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Phil Galewitz and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org  Cover photo: The common area of the nursing home at...

Nursing Home Disaster Plans Often Faulted As ‘Paper Tigers’

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Jordan Rau and Kaiser Health News   http://khn.org  Cover photo: Messages left on the sidewalk of the...

After Tragedy at Florida Nursing Home, Advocates Say New Rule Protecting Residents Doesn’t Go Far Enough

KHN Morning Briefing Credited to Kaiser Health News  http://khn.org Summaries of health policy coverage from major news organizations A new federal...

When Looking For A Nursing Home, You May Get Little Help From Your Hospital

 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Jordan Rau and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org Cover photo: Laura Rees, left, her sister Nancy Fee, right...