American Health Care Association
Who We AreAHCA's Mission: Improving Lives by Delivering Solutions for Quality Care As the nation’s largest association of long term and post-acute care providers, AHCA advocates for quality care...
Elder Law Answers
Medicaid planning; Medicare; Nursing Homes
Indiana Association of Area Agencies on Aging
Mission, Vision and History The Indiana Association of Area Agencies on Aging (IAAAA) envisions that Indiana citizens will live and age with dignity and maximum independence. Our mission is...
Long Term Care-Alternatives to a Nursing Home
I don’t want to go to a nursing home; what are some other choices? There are many home and community based services available to help people stay at home. Your area Agency on Aging can help you...
Medicare-Compare Nursing Homes
This is an official US Government site that lets you compare nursing homes.
National Citizens' Coalition for Nursing Home Reform
The National Citizens' Coalition for Nursing Home Reform (NCCNHR) was formed because of public concern about substandard care in nursing homes.
Nursing Home Guide-MyZiva.Net
Easy-to-use nursing home resource for prospective residents, caregivers and healthcare professionals. Information about finding nursing homes, paying for nursing home and more.
Nursing Home Resident Rights
When you move into a nursing home, you do not lose any of your rights. You are still protected by the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. You continue to have the right to:Speak freely.Enter into...
Nursing Home Surveys by the Indiana State Department of Health
The Indiana State Department of Health investigates complaints about nursing facilities. The State Department of Health will also conduct an annual survey in each facility. Extended surveys will...
Senior Law Guide
This guide provides information about issues affecting our seniors. Information can change so please understand that the articles and links provided may not be current.
Solving Nursing Home Problems-Sources Outside the Facility that Can Help
If you cannot solve the problems by working with nursing home staff, you can make a complaint directly to the State Department of Health. You can also make a complaint through a third party like...
Using Nursing Home Staff to Solve Problems in the Nursing Home
Nursing home staff can help solve some of the problems within a nursing home.Nursing home residents and their advocates, as a general rule, should always try to solve any problems with the...
What is Long Term Care?
Long-term care is a variety of services that includes medical and non-medical care to people who have a chronic illness or disability. This link tells you what medicare will and will NOT cover. ...