Volunteers Help Ombudsmen Give Nursing Home Residents ‘A Voice’ In Their Care

(By Susan Jaffe for Kaiser Health News)

Since retiring four years ago, Barbara Corprew has visited Paris, traveled to a North Carolina film festival and taken Pilates classes, focusing on — as she puts it — just “doing things for me.” Now the former Justice Department lawyer, who worked on white-collar crime cases, is devoting time to something completely different: She visits nursing homes every week. Continue reading article here…

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