Sanitation Issues Pose A Serious Threat to Nursing Home Residents

Every year, millions of Americans trust nursing homes to provide a high level of care and clean facilities for their elderly loved ones. This is critical for this vulnerable population, as older adults are especially susceptible to catching an infection and getting sick. An illness on top of any pre-existing medical condition can quickly spiral out of control, and is a serious threat to any nursing home resident.

Unfortunately, not all nursing home facilities live up to this expectation, and improper sanitation and dirty facilities are the most common causes