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What is The Difference Between Residential Care & Nursing Care?

There are numerous types of care homes all over the UK that offer either one or multiple care services. Two examples of care that can be offered within a care home are Residential Care and Nursing Care. These can be offered alongside each other or in homes that are specifically designed for each care type. Understanding which kind of care is suitable for you or your loved one can be difficult and it can be a very overwhelming experience. In order to provide more information about these care types and to help you understand which type of care is suitable for you or a loved one, we have outlined the details, similarities and differences between residential care and nursing care.

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