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McKnights Long-Term Care News: Getting Off a Health Crises Roller Coaster

 

You’ve seen it happen more times than you can count: an older adult checks into the hospital with a serious illness, recovers at a rehabilitation center and is then discharged. A month later, that person is back in the hospital. Too many people end up this way, riding a roller coaster of health crises until their health is severely compromised. What can you do then to help older loved ones get off the roller coaster? Read on…