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Long-term care advocate helps facilities, families

By Andrew Gomes

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 23, 2014

~~<p><strong>Question:</strong> You are Hawaii's ombudsman for long-term health care. What is that?</p>
<p><strong>Answer: </strong>Ombudsman is really a Swedish word, and the problem is nobody here speaks Swedish so they don't know what I do. It's basically an advocate. I'm supposed to represent residents of long-term care facilities.</p>
~~

Question: You are Hawaii's ombudsman for long-term health care. What is that?

Answer: Ombudsman is really a Swedish word, and the problem is nobody here speaks Swedish so they don't know what I do. It's basically an advocate. I'm supposed to represent residents of long-term care facilities. Login for more...



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