ADMISSION INTO A NURSING HOME: What am I signing?

Under Federal law and the Nursing Home Reform Act of 1987, virtually all nursing facilities nationwide must meet specific requirements and adhere to certain standards. Most importantly, federal law prohibits these facilities from requiring financial guarantees from third party individuals.  In other words, a facility cannot require a resident’s family member to sign or co-sign … Continue reading ADMISSION INTO A NURSING HOME: What am I signing?