Hebrew SeniorLife

Hebrew SeniorLife affiliates with dental school

Hebrew SeniorLife and Boston University's Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine signed a new affiliation agreement that will include more training for aspiring dentists in geriatric dental medicine.

Non-drug interventions reduce delirium: study


Providers could reduce rates of delirium and its attendant injuries from falls and save the healthcare system $10 billion a year if they practiced better interventions, according to a new study.

Palliative care can reduce emergency room visits, study finds


Palliative care reduces the number of visits seniors in long-term care settings make to emergency rooms, a new study finds.

Nursing home residents informed about their exposure to hip fracture risk during trial


Academic investigators at four locations are sending explanatory letters to over 1,300 nursing home residents who were placed in harm's way during a study testing hip-protecting undergarments.