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Nursing Home

Moving a parent or other family member to a nursing home can be a hard decision. You want them to feel at home but also receive skilled care you can trust. MaineHealth nursing homes in Maine and New Hampshire provide the highest standards of care and security, along with the comforts of home. Residents get the compassionate care they need and families have confidence and peace of mind in their decision.

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What is a nursing home?

A nursing home is a facility for residents who don't need to be in a hospital but cannot receive adequate and proper care at home. Nursing homes generally have nursing aides and highly-trained registered nurses available 24 hours a day. Residents are able to receive medical care and rehabilitation therapy in a home-like setting. Some nursing homes specialize in care for patients with memory problems such as Alzheimer's disease. Nursing homes provide a range of services to ensure the best possible experiences for residents. Some of the basic services provided include:

  • Social activities

  • Supervision of medical care

  • 24/7 nursing services

  • Activities program

  • Social services

  • Dietary services

  • Housekeeping and maintenance services

  • Laundry services

Medical services may include:

  • Full diagnostic services
  • Pharmacy
  • Immediate emergency services
  • Coordinated social services and
  • Rehabilitative services

 

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