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Long Term Care Facilities and Specialized Nursing Facilities

What right of LTC/SNF facilities is the most important? Explain in detail your answer with examples if available.

Are financial penalties adequate to force all providers of all LTC services into compliance?

Review the rights of the HHA patients. How and why is a patient terminated from the services of this provider?

Which bill of rights of which provider (LTC, HHA or Hospice) speaks to the patient/resident better in a more personal manner? Explain.

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What right of LTC/SNF facilities is the most important? Explain in detail your answer with examples if available.

The most important right that patients have in LTC/SNF facilities is the right to competent and professional Nursing/Staff Care. The relationship between staff and residents is the most important issue at LTC facilities and staff that are pleasant, friendly, and respectful is the most important right that patients have. Patients have a right to be treated with dignity.

http://senioradvocacyservices.org/choosing-long-term-care-facility

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Long Term Care facilities and Specialized Nursing Facilities are examined. The financial penalties which are adequate to force all providers of all LTC services into compliance are given.

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