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Let's not make nursing homes and assisted living Home-Like - let's make them home! by Sharon K. Brothers, MSW Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven . Somehow we don’t seem all that convincing when we describe our communities, assisted living or nursing home... restaurant style dining. He said in an off-the-cuff manner, “People say their places are home-like, or...
Person Centered Care Program Gets People Back to Home from Nursing Home by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven have come to accept that a nursing home might be the last place they will call home. But a new pilot project, called... Department of Health, uses a person-centered approach to help nursing home residents develop the skills they need...
Nurse Dissatisfaction in Nursing Homes by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven home nurses and 24 percent of hospital nurses reported being dissatisfied with their jobs.  Just 13... work were cited as reasons. Nursing home nurses (37%) had the highest rate of burnout...
The 2011 MetLife Market Survey of Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Adult Day Services, and Home Care Costs by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Nursing Home, Assisted Living and Adult Day Services All Increased 4.4% or More. The annual... Reading Room Key Findings The national average daily rate for a private room in a nursing home...
Do You Need a Watchful Eye in the Nursing Home or at Home? by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert she had bought for her 96-year-old mother a dementia patient at a nursing home had been disappearing... around the country. Read the entire fascinating article in the New York Times Watchful Eye in Nursing Homes...
Why are they taking money from Nursing Homes and Home Health Care? by Lisa D. Patient Expert On August 1st the House of Representatives voted on bill 3162 that takes money from our elderly and gives it to underprivileged, uninsured children.  Right motive, wrong strategy. Read a review of the bill. Stuart H. Shap
Creating Home in the Nursing Home by Serene Ambition Patient Expert The Pioneer Network, in collaboration with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), will be hosting Creating Home in the Nursing Home, a one-day symposium, on February 11th in Baltimore. This second...
Creating Home in the Nursing Home by Serene Ambition Patient Expert The Pioneer Network , in collaboration with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), will be hosting Creating Home in the Nursing Home, a one-day symposium, on February 11th in Baltimore. This second...
Individuals With Dementia More Likely to Die at Home Than in Nursing Homes by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert With Dementia More Likely to Die at Home Than in Nursing Homes A new study from the Regenstrief Institute... to be living at home than in a nursing home. This contradicts the commonly held view that most individuals...
Health Care is Going Home.... No Surprise to Home Health Nurses by Kathy Q. Registered Nurse There's an interesting commentary in the latest New England Journal of Medicine on how the future of health care will revolve around home care for a variety of reasons. Ask any home care nurse...

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