Warning Signs of Therapy Exploitation in Skilled Nursing Facilities
Elder Abuse | Patient Exploitation
Download a copy of the ‘Warning signs of therapy exploitation’ pdf if you or your loved one is considering moving into a nursing home or skilled nursing facility (SNF). Rehabilitation is a crucial and necessary element of recovery, maintenance of function, and quality of life. Unfortunately, rehabilitation has also become an avenue of exploitation and elder abuse which has been under-addressed and silenced. As of 2019, there have been many changes made within the Medicare payment model for older adults and this problem has proven to continue.
Patients of rehabilitation in nursing homes, sub-acute settings, and skilled nursing facilities need to be told their rights, how therapy works and empowered to advocate for themselves. The ‘Warning signs of therapy exploitation’ pdf will tell you everything you need to know about how your patient can protect himself against therapy exploitation.