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Choosing from among local nursing homes can be difficult, especially when it comes to caring for a loved one. The process can be even more confusing when an emergency dictates that the decision be made quickly. In order to choose from the local nursing homes that are available, considerations should be made based on what works for your needs and those of your loved one. Touring local nursing homes will allow you to see the environment and accommodations for the residents. Are they tastefully designed and appointed to meet the residents' needs? Do they offer services for those who want to remain independent such as dressing, grooming, medication monitoring, or meal preparation? What programs do the different local nursing homes offer to promote dignity for each resident and encourage social involvement? When making choices amongst the local nursing homes; dont forget to consider the rooms size and cost. Does the home offer a choice of sizes and the option of private or companion suites to make the rent more affordable? Are meals included? Do licensed professionals monitor and supervise the residents along with their medications? What happens in the event of a medical emergency? Activities and social opportunities are also important to the everyday life of the residents in local nursing homes. Does the staff ensure that the residents remain active and encouraged by providing physical and mental stimulation on a daily basis? Are residents encouraged to participate in scheduled activities, meaningful entertainment and trips? What about spirituality at the local nursing homes? Are those needs being met and which ways?
Blue Chip Custom Homes Inc
36 Salem St, Lynnfield, MA 01940(781) 245-4558 Write a review
32 Benjamin St, Groveland, MA 01834(978) 372-5000 Write a review
Lakeview House Nursing Home
87 Shattuck St, Haverhill, MA 01830(978) 372-1081 Write a review
Glynn Memorial Nursing Home
61 Brown St, Haverhill, MA 01830(978) 374-2378 Write a review
Baker-Katz Nursing Home
194 Boardman St, Haverhill, MA 01830(978) 373-5697 Write a review
Showcase of Homes Realty
279 Cambridge St Ste 104, Burlington, MA 01803(781) 272-0500 Write a review
Quality Homes Real Estate
4 Needham Rd, Lynnfield, MA 01940(781) 334-3213 Write a review
Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre
12 Ingalls Ct, Methuen, MA 01844(978) 686-2807 Write a review
Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
12 Ingalls Ct, Methuen, MA 01844(978) 975-1680 Write a review
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The environment of the local nursing homes you evaluate should also be considered? Are they located in a residential neighborhood? Is it close to your work or home? Is the construction new or updated and does its environment seem conducive to well being? Does it feel like a home? What about safety features such as wheelchair accessibility, non-skid floors, and safety bars in the bathroom? Are the local nursing homes equipped with doors alarms? Are there smoke detectors or fire sprinkler systems? Are they regularly inspected? What about landscaping? Are there pleasant sitting and garden areas? Or walking paths for those who are mobile? Some other options to consider amongst local nursing homes are: Can a specific diet be provided if ordered by a physician? What about housekeeping services? Are they included? Is transportation available for your loved one to get to medical appointments? Are the residents monitored 24 hours a day and by qualified personnel? Do residents have access to beauty services? How do the residents receive prescriptions? Does a pharmacy deliver? Perhaps one of the best ways to choose from local nursing homes is to make an unannounced visit. Do they welcome your visit and give a complimentary meal or tour? Are you surprised at the gracious atmosphere you encounter or do you feel rejected? After all, this is supposed to be a home for you and your loved one. If you feel welcomed and comfortable than odds are that your loved one will too.