The best nursing homes in Erie County, New York can be found on a website launched today.

Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz issued an Executive Order creating a county website to publicize the ranking of nursing homes in Erie County, New York.

The website provides a searchable list of all nursing homes in Erie County. a list of Medicare- and Medicaid- certified nursing homes in Erie County, along with their overall rating based on health inspection, staffing, and quality measure ratings (1 star being the lowest, 5 being the highest/best). Continue Reading How to Find the Best Nursing Homes recently published an article titled “4 Risk Factors for Elder Financial Abuse,” highlighting a nationwide problem that can be difficult to uncover. National Consumer Protection Week (March 5-11, 2017) is an important time to raise awareness of financial abuse, especially for seniors and people with disabilities.

The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys  (NAELA) celebrates National Consumer Protection WeekNAELA member attorneys  focus on taking preventative measures to protect older Americans and people with disabilities. Continue Reading Elder Abuse:National Consumer Protection Week