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5 Warning Signs


  1. Staff

If you notice a frequently changing staff, especially employees of higher importance such as nursing directors or doctors, it may be a sign of poor management. Do your research before choosing a nursing facility for your loved one.


  1. Facility

Is the facility clean? Would you feel comfortable sleeping in the beds provided to residents or showering in the available amenities? Make sure your loved ones will be well taken care of in a long-term care facility.


  1. Meals

Does the facility have a dietary staff prepared to accommodate different needs, allergies or aversions? Would you eat the food served at this facility?


  1. Reviews

Find out what other families or previous residents are saying about the facility. Keep in mind that any nursing home can improve and make changes; however reviews are very helpful tools to let you know the history of a facility.


  1. Residents

Take a tour. Speak with the current residents and other visitors. Find out what they like and dislike about the facility to help you make the best decision possible for your family.


Marion Manor is proud to serve the families of Marion County and provide the best possible care to our residents. Give us a call today at 740-387-9545 to learn more about our facility and services.