The average consumer knows more about cars, cell phones or renting an apartment than they do about nursing homes. This guide spotlights some of the most common illegal practices and explains strategies that residents and family members can use to avoid or reverse illegal procedures.

The National Senior Citizen Law Center (NSCLC) has published a guide the spotlights some of the most common illegal practices and explains strategies that residents and family members can use to avoid or reverse illegal procedures.

Did You Know That...

--A nursing home resident or family member must be allowed to participate in planning care?

--A resident has the right to choose when to wake up or go to bed?

--A resident's family cannot be restricted to specific visiting hours?

 Order your guide today: http://www.nsclc.org/publications/manuals/manual.2006-06-08.3692004924