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Rhode Island State Ombudsman, Kathy Heren, Interviewed on Loneliness and Isolation in Long-Term Care Facilities

September 07, 2023

The Rhode Island State Ombudsman, Kathy Heren, was interviewed by Warwick Online on combating loneliness and isolation in nursing facilities. Kathy discusses how declining health resulting in being forced to relocate to a nursing facility can be traumatic and result in feelings of loneliness and isolation, especially when the individual has never lived in a conjugated setting before. 

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