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Public Weighs in on Nursing Homes and It Ain’t Pretty 

A Gallup poll revealed that more than 40% of queried adults give U.S. nursing homes a “poor” to “failing” grade with only 1% describing nursing home quality as “excellent.” A whopping seven out of ten adults report “they would be very or somewhat uncomfortable with being admitted to a nursing home if they could no longer care for themselves.” The evaluators of the poll concluded, “on balance, nursing homes are considered unsafe.”