Resources    Resources for Long-Term Care issues

  • PSA 28 Area Agency on Aging Serving Napa & Solano

  • Medicare Nursing Home Compare
    • www.medicare.gov – Current information about skilled nursing facilities, including the most recent licensing inspection surveys.

  • Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing
    • www.ccld.ca.gov  – (RCFE) Assisted Living Name, License #, Address, Phone, number of residents, and Map!

  • California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR)
    • www.canhr.org – Nursing Home and Residential Care Consumer Resources (Fact Sheet, Legal Resources…)

  • California Assisted Living Search
    • www.assistedlivingtoday.com – California Nursing Home Search is a service designed to provide comprehensive and consumer – friendly information about the quality of California’s over 1, 400 nursing homes.  It is updated quarterly.

  • California Department of Public Health
    • www.cdph.ca.gov – The health facility profiles include facility’s ownership, licensing, beds, services and performance information (deficiencies/citations).

  • Administration on Aging
    • www.aoa.gov  – Information about the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program with several pertinent links.

  • California Long-Term Care Ombudsman Association
    • www.cltcoa.org — is dedicated to improving the accessibility and quality of long-term care ombudsman services for elders and vulnerable adults living in nursing homes, residential care facilities and other long-term care facilities across California.

  • Informed Consent – Questions & Answers, AFL, 11-31

  • NSCLS: Improving the Live of American’s Elderly Poor
    • www.nsclc.org – Justice in Aging Fighting Senior Poverty Through Law.

  • It’s Your Duty – Video

  • The Thin Edge of Dignity – Video
    • “This video explores the experiences of Dr. Richard “Dick” Weinman, while living in an assisted living facility.  Dr. Weinman has a unique gift as a powerful communicator to share his message and experience in assisted living with great eloquence.  These are strictly his thoughts, feelings and experiences and are shared with you for the purposes of promoting awareness, public education, discourse and training”.

 

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