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Enclosed is our performance audit of the department of health (doh) and its mission of regulating long-term care facilities, more commonly known as nursing homes. To what extent are nursing homes a better alternative to home care for the elderly topics: geriatrics nursing homes and assisted living introduction nursing.
A lack of professionally qualified social workers in nursing homes is one of several factors that potentially contribute to inadequate and inconsistent mental health and psychosocial care in nursing homes numerous studies document the extent of nursing home resident mental health needs as well as significant gaps in provision of mental.
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