Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass
Improving the quality of care for residents of long-term care facilities in Kentucky
We assist residents and their families
in nursing homes, family care homes, and personal care homes.
What is the Ombudsman Agency?
The Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass serves approximately 5,500 nursing home, personal care home, and family care home residents and their families in a 17 county area around Lexington, Kentucky. Its primary objectives are to:
- Protect the rights of nursing home residents;
- Identify, investigate and resolve resident’s problems and concerns;
- Empower residents to make informed choices;
- Work to enact laws protecting older Kentuckians;
Kathy Carter of Frankfort has been elected to NHOA’s Board of Directors! Click here to read the entire article.
The Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass, Inc. (NHOA) thanks The Grainger Foundation, a private, independent foundation, for its recent donation of $5,000. The grant will be used to provide ombudsman services to 5,500 frail, disabled residents of long-term care facilities in the organization’s 17-county service area. Special thanks to Zachary Bear, manager of […]
This information is made possible by state and/or federal funding provided by the Department for Aging and Independent Living.