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What is senior assisted living?

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Dr. Scott Bolhack
Wound care
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In brief: Assisted Living

Senior assisted living refers to a residence where older people receive assistant with various aspects of their daily living: cooking, eating, transfers, toileting, transportation, washing, cleaning, doctor appts, etc.
When you select a place to live make sure that you ask specifically what services they offer, what is included, what is extra, etc.

In brief: Assisted Living

Senior assisted living refers to a residence where older people receive assistant with various aspects of their daily living: cooking, eating, transfers, toileting, transportation, washing, cleaning, doctor appts, etc.
When you select a place to live make sure that you ask specifically what services they offer, what is included, what is extra, etc.
Dr. Scott Bolhack
Dr. Scott Bolhack
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Dr. Linda Callaghan
Addiction Medicine

In brief: It is a

step down from a nursing home.
There are staff that can help administer medications but the individuals are still able to help themselves with little help from staff. The facility is open, the residents have their own rooms, like a studio apartment, meals are provided and there are some activities provided also.

In brief: It is a

step down from a nursing home.
There are staff that can help administer medications but the individuals are still able to help themselves with little help from staff. The facility is open, the residents have their own rooms, like a studio apartment, meals are provided and there are some activities provided also.
Dr. Linda Callaghan
Dr. Linda Callaghan
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