home, nursing home, rest home(noun)
an institution where people are cared for
"a home for the elderly"
A place of residence for people who require constant nursing care and have significant deficiencies with activities of daily living, such as the elderly and younger adults with physical disabilities.
A nursing home, convalescent home, skilled nursing facility, care home, rest home or intermediate care provides a type of residential care. They are a place of residence for people who require continual nursing care and have significant deficiencies with activities of daily living. Nursing aides and skilled nurses are usually available 24 hours a day. Residents include the elderly and younger adults with physical or mental disabilities. Residents in a skilled nursing facility may also receive physical, occupational, and other rehabilitative therapies following an accident or illness. Some nursing homes assist people with special needs, such as Alzheimer patients. Residents may have specific legal rights depending on the nation the facility is in.
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The numerical value of nursing home in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of nursing home in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of nursing home in a Sentence
It was less than half the cost of a nursing home and a million times nicer, she showed such improvement.
Needing help to get out of bed to use the bathroom in the middle of the night means you need a nursing home.
We traveled to the nursing home to talk to Ms. Lee at the request of the Alabama Department of Human Resources.
Broadly speaking, I think there have been a lot of quality improvements in nursing home care over the last few decades.
My focus is to help break the thinking that the patient that has Alzheimer's is sitting in a nursing home, i'm alive. I can still be proactive.
Translations for nursing home
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- maison de reposFrench
- taigh-altraimScottish Gaelic
- casa di riposoItalian
- 養護ホーム, 老人ホームJapanese
- FleegeheemLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- дом престарелых, частная лечебницаRussian
- dom za starije i nemoćne osobe, starački domSerbo-Croatian
- äldreboende, ålderdomshem, åldringshemSwedish
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