Questions surround beating of 90-year-old at Stow Glen
At 7:30 a.m. Jan. 30, there was a commotion at Stow Glen Health Care Center, a nursing home for about 100 residents on Kent Road in Stow. Forty minutes later, a 90-year-old woman was taken to the hospital with bloody head injuries, a nurse’s aide was fired and police were investigating a case of abuse.
Experts offer some basics in choosing a nursing home
It is one of the most stressful and emotional moments in life – choosing a nursing home for a loved one.
And as the American population ages, more and more people will face this choice. In Ohio alone, there are 78,221 people living in 956 nursing homes.
Residents can leave nursing homes with help from HOME Choice
On a given day, Brienne Allison, 41, may be getting ready for a date with her boyfriend, entertaining a friend or listening to Van Halen on her stereo.
That she is doing these things at her own home was unthinkable just a few years ago when she was living in the Essex of Salem I nursing home.