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How should one talk to an elderly parent about moving to a nursing home?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

This can be a very difficult situation. Sometimes siblings and family members disagree about these things, which makes it even harder. Geriatric care managers may be able to help -- these are often nurses and social workers with special skills in dealing with elderly people & their families. You can find some in your area by searching: http://www.Caremanager.Org/.

Answered Nov 4, 2017



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