Shut ins and Home Bound

Elder care Safety issues to be addressed if a family member is confined to a nursing home or is home bound.

Alive and Well Animal Rescue Center
Seniors and shut-ins adoption program. Pets are placed either permanently or temporarily with thousands of elderly and shut in citizens, giving them the special gift of a lifelong companion.

News article about elderly patients and issues associated with them. Free registration.

Senior Health
A discussion of services covered by Medicare, nursing homes, and t he issues of uneven care for the confined elderly.

Vanderbilt Medical Center
Medical students reach out to the elderly who are confined with dogs.