Ageing

Nursing homes in Iowa

Age distribution and percentage population amongst active residents in nursing homes in Iowa: quarters of data available from the year 2011 to 2019. The age of residents has presented into six (6) different categories (age-class) while each category presents with a percentage of the general population for different quarters per the corresponding year. All the …

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Health care access barriers are high for people with disability

Health care access barriers are high for people with disability: Disability are high in the south because of lower socioeconomic status.  Poorer health in Southern states due to unhealthy diet, lower educational attainment and higher poverty and unemployment levels result in increased health problems such as diabetes and hypertension leading to disability. Health care access …

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Disabilities are higher in the Southern states of America

Disabilities as are conditions of the body or mind that that makes life more difficult for the person with a condition. There are many factors why the disabilities are higher in the Southern states of America. Disability has a high prevalence in south of America among residents over 65 Y.O, women, and racial and ethnic …

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Dementia and memory loss in nursing home

The distribution of nursing home vary by region because of the demand and the resource that are available. Region that has high population of seniors that requires LTC has higher demand for nursing facilities. For example, in Florida there are high number of seniors therefore the demand for long term care facilities such as skill …

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Medicare website and other pertinent information to select the best possible care

Rating and types of facilities: to provide a detail summary report of three different long-term care hospitals: Calvary Hospital Inc, Henry J Carter Special Hospital, and Terrence Cardinal Cooke Health Care Center. It is required by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for Long-term Care Hospital (LTCH) to provide updated Data Set forms …

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Physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech therapists in nursing homes

Distribution of Nursing homes vary by region of the country due to the overall health conditions of the population in that region.  For instance, the South has the highest percentage of Adult day services, home health agencies, hospice and nursing homes because the south have poorer health, lower income seniors and higher incidence of disability …

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