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Changes in Tennessee’s Elderly Care Policy
Her son and daughter-in law, who both work full-time, were concerned about her declining health, but felt they had no choice but to place their mother, Delores Powers, into an long term environment with constant supervision and medical aid, however, due to recent changes in Tennessee's elderly care policy, Delores was able to return to her family from the nursing home. The state of Tennessee now provides Delores with a day-time caregiver.
In the three months since her return home, Delores is more active, walks with her caregiver around the property, does moderate exercises, and enjoys spending time with her son, daughter-in-law, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.