nursing home

Pronunciation:(NUR-sing home)

Definition: A place that gives care to people who have physical or mental disabilities and need help with activities of daily living (such as taking a bath, getting dressed, and going to the bathroom) but do not need to be in the hospital.Cancer.govPatient

residencia de cuidados de enfermeríaLugar donde se atiende a las personas con discapacidades físicas o mentales, que no necesitan estar en un hospital, para que realicen las actividades de la vida diaria (como bañarse, vestirse e ir al baño).Cancer.govPatient2005-10-24