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Public-images-osm logo.svg social_facility = nursing_home
Osm element tag.svg
A Nursing Home provides permanent care to elderly, ill or disabled people Edit or translate this description.
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A nursing home is a facility providing permanent nursing care, 24 hours a day, as well as social and medical services; supporting residents with their elementary activities of daily living. Residents include elderly or seriously ill people, and such with physical and mental disabilities.

How to tag?

Set a node node at the center of the feature or draw an area area along its outline.

Add the tags amenity=social_facility + social_facility=nursing_home, and specify the target group with social_facility:for=*, e.g. senior, disabled, mental_health.

Tags to use in combination

Facilities that might fit to that tag

  • Nursing home
  • Care home

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