Resident complaints about the nursing home food service: relationship to cognitive status.

@article{Simmons2009ResidentCA,
  title={Resident complaints about the nursing home food service: relationship to cognitive status.},
  author={Sandra F. Simmons and Patrick A. Cleeton and Tracy L Porchak},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={64 3},
  pages={324-7}
}
Most nursing home (NH) residents are not interviewed about their satisfaction with the food service due to cognitive impairment. The purpose of this study was to determine the proportion of NH residents able to complete a structured interview to assess food complaints when no cognitive status criteria were used to exclude residents from interview. Eighty-nine percent of 163 residents were able and willing to complete the interview, and 65% expressed complaints about the NH food service… CONTINUE READING

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