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Advocating for long-term care residents, with guest Rebecca Alder, on Upstate's The Informed Patient podcast

Ombudsmen deal with problems in nursing homes, assisted living facilities

What are the rights, and complaints, of people living in skilled nursing and assisted living facilities? Rebecca Alder discusses how these issues are handled in Central New York and how complaints and shortcomings are dealt with. She is the regional long-term care ombudsman manager at Arise Child and Family Services, which serves scores of facilities. Call 315-671-5108 for more information about the program.