Nursing Homes Not Prepared To Care For Obese Residents

Nursing Homes Not Prepared To Care For Obese ResidentsThe Brownsville Herald had an article on nursing homes inability to care an increasingly large portion of the nursing home population– the morbidly obese.

Under-staffing is particularly problematic for large nursing home residents.

Obese nursing home residents require special equipment and additional staffing in order for their needs to be met.

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