Five Questions to Ask About Visiting Nursing Homes - #3
Are visits restricted by time and place?
• Do I need to make an appointment with the nursing home to visit a loved one? • Will visiting hours be restricted, or individual visits time-limited? • Can I request a schedule for when I can visit my loved one on a regular basis? • Can I go to my loved one’s room, or are visits limited to designated areas inside (or outside) the facility? • Can more than one person visit a resident at a time? • Who can I contact if I am denied a visit with my loved one?