“Picking a Nursing Home” article including a list of ombudsman contacts

This article on selecting a nursing home is in the “Patient Money” series in the New York Times (nytimes.com). Two useful resources mentioned in the article are:

* a list of the ombudsman contacts by state.

* Medicare’s Nursing Home Checklist

Here’s a link to the full article:

Stressful but Vital: Picking a Nursing Home
By Walecia Konrad
New York Times

March 18, 2010