How do I evaluate a nursing home for my parent? 2 answers | Last updated: Sep 05, 2012 Q An anonymous caregiver asked... What are the most important factors in evaluating a nursing home? For this question: 1 prayer 1 prayer Prayers SueSchwarz Answers A 18% helpful An anonymous caregiver answered... the quality of the nursing care and personal care you receive More Answers CaringDenise CaringDenise answered... Caring.com has a checklist that families can use to evaluate nursing home care: http://www.caring.com/articles/caring-checklist-evaluating-a-nursing-home You'll also find consumer ratings and reviews of nursing homes across the country in the Caring.com directory: http://www.caring.com/local/nursing-homes We hope you'll add feedback for the providers you interview, tour or hire for your loved ones too. Thanks for asking! Recommended for You 11 Signs It Might Be Time for Assisted Living Is There a Time Limit on Making a Revocable Trust Before Entering a Nursing Home? What You Should Know About Assisted Living Care What You Should Know About Nursing Home Costs What are the most important factors in evaluating a nursing home?