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Can I legal be responsible if something happens to her because she refused to have a caregiver come in or go to a nursing home
No, you have no legal duty to care for mother if you choose not to do so. But at this point, if she is unable to care for herself and manage her day to day affairs, you could file for a legal guardianship over her through the local probate court and become her legal guardian.
Then you would essentially be in complete control over her financial affairs and her personal care and could get her into assisted living or long term care if necessary.