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Special Memory Care Issue: Designing homelike dementia care spaces, using life history in care plans, dementia bathing and more.
Medical directors see the whole scope of SNF issues, including every legal and survey-based outcome.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears describes how she’s built her wardrobe and had to adapt living in a nursing home, from what styles and fabrics she wears to what she can fit in her 29-inch-wide closet.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears manages to keep track of time and wonders whether other benefits might benefit from clocks in their room, too.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears manages her money with a close eye to keep track of her own spending and to make sure someone isn’t spending her money.
It wasn’t a bump in the night, but resident blogger Kathleen Mears explains how scary it was waiting for her aides to come in one morning.
A Texas nursing home received a special delivery of some handmade Valentine’s Day cards.
As Valentine’s Day approaches, resident blogger Kathleen Mears offers a glimpse of romance in the nursing home.
At least four Brookdale Charleston residents weren’t receiving their prescription medications.
A nursing home in Maine is providing an immersive learning experience for nursing students through a new program that teaches them to live their lessons.
Resident blogger Kathy Mears dishes on proper etiquette for extra food portions.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears was told for years she was unable to get new leg braces. When hers finally broke, she was pleasantly surprised to learn she was eligible for new custom ones.
Nursing home staff and law enforcement put training into practice and followed procedures after a man entered the secured facility and threatened violence.