According to an article from U.S. News, “7 Red Flags to Watch for When Choosing a Nursing Home”, if you are going about it correctly, choosing a nursing home should take many days and many conversations. When going through the process, while there are several great things to be on the lookout for, there are also red flags to keep an eye out for:
When you are visiting a nursing home you will not only want to look around, but you will want to pay attention to what you hear. Is it chaotic? Or is there loud overhead paging? These kind of loud noises can contribute to agitation.