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Avoiding legal claims in assisted living

February 15, 2017     Nancy Reynolds, Esq.

Assisted living facilities can get in hot water legally if they provide care that exceeds the assisted living level.

Neurologist opera singer, veterans’ care experts to headline spring Memory Care Forum

February 13, 2017     The I Advance Senior Care Editors

Ready to learn about the latest and best practices in memory care? All-new programming for the 2017 Spring Memory Care Forum includes OPTIMA Award-winning innovators in veteran dementia care and a neuroscientist working to validate MP3 player music therapy.

Dementia bathing

February 13, 2017     Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-chief

What makes for an enjoyable bathing experience for some may not be the best strategy for those with dementia. Read tips from a national dementia expert on how to avoid struggles and fears in residents with cognitive decline at bathing time.

Memories of home: Bathroom

February 13, 2017     Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The latest in memory care design gives the look, feel and comfort of home.

Memories of home: Bedroom

February 13, 2017     Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The latest in memory care design gives the look, feel and comfort of home.

Memories of home: Living room

February 13, 2017     Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The latest in memory care design gives the look, feel and comfort of home.

Memories of home: Resident corridor

February 13, 2017     Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The latest in memory care design gives the look, feel and comfort of home.

Memories of home: Dining room

February 13, 2017     Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The latest in memory care design gives the look, feel and comfort of home.

Memories of home: Entryway

February 13, 2017     Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The latest in memory care design gives the look, feel and comfort of home.

Memories of home

February 13, 2017     Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor

The latest in memory care design gives the look, feel and comfort of home.

One-on-one with…Jeff Stamps, RPh

February 10, 2017     Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Our Q&A with Jeff Stamps, CEO of Remedi, explores the future of LTC pharmacy and how pharmacy services can help SNFs comply with documentation and care planning.

Reducing hospital readmissions

January 27, 2017     Kate Shepard, Executive Director and Administrator

A New Jersey provider uses monitoring technology to reduce residents' risk of falling.

Fighting superbugs with genetic warfare

January 24, 2017     Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

As antibiotic resistance grows, scientists are learning how to attack killer bacteria at the genetic level.

CMS applauds readmission reduction

January 20, 2017     Robert Gatty

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has seen a substantial decline in hospitalization admissions among Medicare beneficiaries in long-term care. 

Therapy billing fraud: When will LTC learn?

January 19, 2017     Tom Ealey

Providers who overbill or fudge their therapy services are on the DOJ’s radar more than ever. So why is there still so much therapy billing fraud?

Top 10 dementia care rules for nursing homes

January 18, 2017     Judi Kulus, MSN, MAT, RN, NHA, DNS-CT, RAC-MT

How well does your facility comply with the State Operations Manual's new rules concerning dementia care?

Story of my life

January 14, 2017     Beth Thomas Hertz

Taking a deeper, much more extensive look at a resident's life history is becoming a key part of progressive care plans, especially for those with dementia.

Activity programming: An administrator’s view

January 6, 2017     Sean Mockbee, BS, NHA

How can administrators support activity programming and make their activities directors the best they can be? An Arizona assisted living owner/operator explains the value of encouraging new ideas.

Long-Term Living is now I Advance Senior Care!

January 4, 2017     The I Advance Senior Care Editors

Happy 2017! Our new name is now in place: Long-Term Living is now I Advance Senior Care!

Elder falls prevention

January 4, 2017     Tom DiCarlo

While there's no silver bullet to prevent falls, several strategies can reduce the risks, says a rehabilitation services provider.

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