National Nursing Home Week to raise caregiving awareness

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Providers around the country will begin hosting events and observances celebrating National Nursing Home Week starting Sunday. The week is to honor facility staff, volunteers and other long-term care professionals, according to its sponsor, the American Health Care Association.

A House Resolution dated April 22 and introduced by U.S. Rep Michael Arcuri (D-NY) “encourages the people of the United States to observe National Nursing Home Week with appropriate ceremonies and activities.”

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