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Senior Nursing Care

Contrary to the belief that those who run senior nursing care facilities are making large sums of money, the reality is that most nursing facilities suffer from staff shortages due to the fact that senior nursing aides are over-worked and are in high-stress jobs.  Additionally, states require that there be a specific nurse to resident ratio, which increases labor costs for the provider.

Here are a number of suggestions that can help you evaluate the senior nursing care location or provider, and decide whether staff members like their work and care about the residents, or are they just putting in their hours for a paycheck:

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