There are various levels of assisted living available. At their most basic, assisted living communities allow seniors to carry on their lives with minimal assistance. In these communities, an emphasis is placed on freedom and independence. Nursing homes provide a larger amount of care for patients with more serious health conditions. Registered nurses and doctors are on staff to treat medical conditions. Memory care is a type of specialized care that caters to residents with cognitive issues due to dementia and Alzheimer's.
15 May 2020