Message from Suzi Fregeau, LTCOP Coordinator/ManagerIf you, a friend or family member lives in, or is considering a local skilled nursing facility, please take a few minutes to read these three articles.
- Unmasked: How California's largest nursing home chains perform
- Unmasked: Who owns California's nursing homes?
- Part 3: California falls short in disclosing nursing-home ownership
The role of the Long Term Care Ombudsman (LTCOP) is to advocate for the residents of skilled nursing facilities - and we do. However it is going to take the voices of all of us to make the changes necessary to treat these individuals with respect and dignity.