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Ombudsmen on the front line: Improving quality of care and preventing abuse in nursing homes

September 10, 2012

Generations Vol. 36, No. 3 – American Society on Aging

Recommends the use of long-term care ombudsmen to combat the pervasive, and often underreported, issue of elder abuse in nursing homes. The author notes that elders with dementia are especially susceptible to such abuse.

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Miller, Mark

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