What is a Long-Term Care Ombudsman?
Long-Term Care Ombudsman: An advocate for residents of nursing homes, adult family homes, and assisted living facilities. The Ombudsman program promotes policies and consumer protections to improve long-term services and support at the facility, ...
Long-Term Care Insurance
Long-term care insurance: An insurance policy designed to offer financial support to pay for long-term care services.
Helping you speak senior care
Activities of daily living Activities related to the care for and moving of the body, including walking, bathing, dressing, toileting, transferring, and eating. Assessment A professional medical overview that covers areas such as medication, ...
What is Assisted Living?
Assisted LIving Assisted living: Assisted living is a type of housing designed for people who need various levels of medical and personal care. Services often include: One to three meals a day Monitoring of medication Personal care, including ...
What is Memory Care?
Memory Care: Memory care provides a safe, structured long-term care environment with set routines to lower stress for people with Alzheimer's or dementia.