Long-Term Care Ombudsman representatives assist residents in long-term care facilities with issues related to day-to-day care, health, safety, and personal preferences. Problems can include, but are not limited to: Violation of residents' rights or dignity. Physical, verbal, mental, or financial abuse.
- 36 hours of training to become a certified Ombudsman.
- Traveling to skilled nursing Facilities and or Residential Care Facilities for the elderly
- Responding to complaints
- Advocating for seniors