There are a wide variety of resources available for prospective patients, residents, their families and others about nursing care. The following resources are not comprehensive or exhaustive, but are offered as a place to start.
Community Resources Information, Inc., an independent non-profit organization not affiliated with any government agency or program, makes information available on the following website:
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), a regulatory arm of the federal government, places comparative information about nursing centers, Nursing Home Compare, on this website:
Information about the Massachusetts Long-Term-Care Ombudsman program can be found on this website:
Information about aging services in Massachusetts, such as Councils on Aging and Aging Services Access Points (ASAPs) can be found here:
Information about Alzheimer’s and related disorders can be found here:
Information about Mesothelioma Disease found here: https://www.mesotheliomaguide.com/mesothelioma/