Tacoma Nursing Homes

About Tacoma Nursing Homes

For seniors whose medical needs make it unsafe to reside within the family home, finding Tacoma nursing homes that will offer high levels of care and a commitment to maximizing quality of life is crucial.  Nursing homes today offer many advantages over homes in the past, including better training, staffing and equipment, as well as amenities that help ensure that seniors enjoy time spent in the facility whenever possible. Many seniors have a misconception about what life in a nursing home facility is really like, and bringing your loved one along when you visit and interview potential nursing homes can help alleviate their fears.  Together, take the time to talk to staff members and residents and ask to tour private and shared areas of the property to get a better feel for life in the home.  Once seniors are able to see their peers engaging and enjoying themselves, the idea of transitioning can be much less overwhelming. The Eldercare Channel of Tacoma, WA is sponsored by elder law attorney, Robert L. Michaels of Smith Alling, P.S.  At The Eldercare Channel of Tacoma, WA, we know that it isn’t easy to talk or think about putting a loved one in a nursing home.  The directory below is designed to make it easier to contact and interview homes in our area.  We also offer a wealth of information on what to look for, what to ask, and much more.

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Assessing Your Parents' Needs

  It can be difficult for many people to see their aging family members and loved ones change over time. Unfortunately, for many families it…

Tacoma Mom Assessing Mobility Issues

Tacoma Mom Has Mobility Issues

There is no question that falls and fall-related injuries have some of the biggest impact on the quality of life for aging adults. Preventable falls…

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Tacoma Home Care Success Story

In-home care is one of the most effective means of sustaining independence while delivering peace of mind to the family. Caregiving Services Can Include: Personal…

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Coming Back Home after a Tacoma Hospital Stay

Geriatric care management is something that you don’t know about until you need it really but probably what you will relate to is that there…