Snapshot Survey

Tell Us About Your Experiences

With Nursing Homes

There are many complex emotions tied up in our perceptions of nursing homes. Certainly it starts with the fact that most people don't like the thought of growing old. Nevertheless, seniors and their families shouldn't have to also worry about abuse and neglect. Tell us your personal experiences with nursing homes, and we'll share your thoughts with our readers in the next issue of You Should Know.


Have any of your friends or family ever had to enter a nursing home?
Yes    No  

Have you ever had a negative experience with/at a nursing home?

Yes   No

Share your experiences with us good or bad:

Do you think nursing homes are better or worse than the alternatives, like assisted living, home care, board-and-care homes, subsidized senior care, etc.?

Better   Worse

Would you rather put your relative in a for-profit or a not-for-profit nursing home?

For-Profit    Not-For-Profit

Share any other comments you might have on nursing home safety or the decision to choose a nursing home:

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