Learning about the spectrum of what skilled nursing facility care does for loved ones takes part of the sting out of such a big decision. Most of us try not to think about ever needing a “nursing home”, until well, someone we love, needs 24/7 medical care in a safe environment.

The truth is that there is no shame in putting a loved one in a skilled nursing facility. The reason is that most of us are not a doctor, nurse, certified nursing assistant, and do not have loads of medical equipment for our loved ones sitting around at home.


Hand care of loved ones to the professionals and read on for more information.

Skilled Nursing Care: What Is It