Pages tagged with Nursing Homes

My father was in a nursing home for a few years before he died there. Here is a write-up about one such visit that I made to visit him there. I spent more time that day chatting with another old resident of that home. Perhaps it was meant to be, because the next time when I visited,...
With the stories of abuse surfacing on the internet, it is important that people carefully check out the nursing homes where they will place their loved ones in their latter years.
Seniors in nursing homes are abused at alarming rates. We need more spot checks and government safety intervention.
Sometimes families have no choice but to place their love ones in a nursing home. However, please do you homework and make sure the place you choose will really take care of your loved one.
Being a caretaker or caregiver for a loved one is a hard job. While it is often used as an alternative to being placed in a nursing home, it doesn’t come without its challenges.
Why I think that nursing homes are sort of jails or golden cages for old people who seem to be waiting for death.
A story of how we can care for the elderly. One day we will be in the same situation and will need help.
Physical and social activities will help boost general health for seniors.
words of truth what goes on in most nursing home,
An eighty eight year old Canadian WWII Veteran was snatched from his bed by an emergency response team in British Columbia.
Household services include the services such as household repairs or maintenance. These include the services offered by the electricians, carpenters, masons, plumber, house painters, appliance repair shops, and several others.
Traditional nursing homes in America are set up using the Medical Model. This set up works mostly for the staff but not very well for the residents. Nursing homes should be more like home, not a hospital.
Article about becoming and being a Certified Nurses Aide. The opportunities for Nurses Aides that are now out there.
There are some very good reasons to put our Senior Citizens in jail. This thought is not mine but the implications so profound, it needs to be shared.
Most people have a good heart and a desire to help others. Finding a way to share skills or goodwill is not difficult if we look around in our own communities.
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