What would you highlight as the defining characteristics of a nursing home facility?
What would you highlight as the defining characteristics of a nursing home facility? Some would argue that the negative public image is—unfortunately—one of those characteristics, as problematic situations occurred far more often there than with other health providers. Outline the history of the damage done to the public perception of nursing facilities as presented in the textbook. Two. Regarding the philosophy of care, nursing facilities have provided two classes/categories (varieties) of services. What are they and what do they each consist of? How are these two categories both necessary and problematic for nursing home residents/patients? How does the medical vs. social model of care correspond to these two service categories, and how does this delivery of both distinguish the nursing long term care facility from other health providers?