Finding The Right Nursing Home

Finding The Right Nursing Home

When it comes to senior care Fort Worth families naturally want the best for their loved ones. Finding a good nursing home or assisted living facility takes some time and research. Most facilities welcome visitors, and a visit allows you to assess the cleanliness of the place, the attitude and appearance of the staff, as well as look at the rooms, and the amenities and facilities offered. If possible, talk to the residents and staff too, to get their input. It’s also acceptable to ask if the facility has had any violations in the past, what their resident to staff ratio is, and how they handle medical and other emergencies. Of course, practicalities such as visiting policies, fees and any waiting list should also be addressed too. And you may want a facility that’s convenient in terms of shops, hospitals, churches and for family members to visit.