What resources are available for long term care, nursing home residents?

  1. What resources are available for long term care, nursing home residents?
  2. What are the state/federal authorities that govern long term care/skilled nursing facilites.
  3. What is a skilled nursing facility?

What type of services do they provide?

Is this a permanent living environment?

4.What are postacute and subacute care?

  1. Where is subacute care provided, and by whom?
  2. What types of services are included in subacute care?
  3. How and why did subacute care develop?
  4.  How is subacute care financed?