Archives: June 2008

CMS Proposes Hotel Rating for Nursing Homes

In a continued effort to separate the good from the bad CMS plans to add a five star rating system to its Nursing Home Compare site. They will decide how many stars each nursing home gets by using data from the past three years of inspections, several measures of quality...

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Sex in the Nursing Home

Here is a somewhat heart warming and disturbing article in entitled “She was 82. He was 95. They had dementia. They fell in love. And then they started having sex.” It is nicely written by Melinda Henneberger. Stop and read it then come back and comment about what you...

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