- Nursing Home Compare: http://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare
You will be able to look at two different nursing homes and compare the ratings. This website can be helpful when you are trying to make a decision where you will place your loved one.
- Applying for Medicaid: http://www.health.ny.gov/health_care/medicaid/
There may come a time when your loved one will need to apply for Medicaid. This website has useful information and will be able to answer some of your questions.
There are a lot of tough choices that you may need to make as your loved one continues to age. Sometimes it is important to talk with your loved one about their wishes. This website can help you with some of those tough discussions and decisions.