社區資源指南 Community Resources Guidelines

家居照 Finding care facility

選擇一個家居照顧的機構來適應癌友的需要是不容易的事。為大家的方便,我們提供以下一些政府或其他有關機構的資源指南。

Selecting a home care agency for a loved one can be difficult and emotionally taxing.  Some home care providers are better than others, and you want to find one which can meet the medical needs and to give the level of assistance that your loved one may need. For your convenience, we are listing the following guidelines mostly published by the government to help you make the selection.

如何選擇家居照顧機構 How to choose home care agencies? (Advice from America Cancer Society)

Guide to long term care in California (Guidelines by the State of California)

Compare and choose a nursing home (Guidelines by the U.S. Government)

California nursing homes (Advice from CANHR California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform)

Compare and choose a nursing home in California (Advice from UCSF and California HealthCare Foundation)

Rights of Nursing Home Residents (From U.S. Government)

Alternatives to nursing homes (Advice from U.S. Government)



加州醫照護事前指示 California Advanced Health Care Directive

在加州法律下,市民無法表達自己的意願或希望別人為他代言時,他有權預先填寫一份“醫療照護事前指示”,授權醫療人員執行他的意願。

Under the California state law, you have a legal right to express your health care wishes and to have them considered in situations when you are unable to make these decisions yourself. An "advance health care directive" lets your physician, family and friends know your health care preferences.

殯儀館和公墓購買指南  California's Consumer Guide to Funeral and Cemetery Purchases