Same Sex

New Medicare guidance guarantees that same-sex married couples can live in the same nursing home

New Medicare guidance guarantees that same-sex married couples can live in the same nursing home

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Nursing homes may see more same-gender married couples in the near future in light of federal regulators' first guidance in response to a recent change in the Defense of Marriage Act.

Having 'the talk' with residents

Having 'the talk' with residents

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For all the innuendos and images surrounding sex in our society, it's a topic that many long-term caregivers are reluctant to bring up with residents and their family members.