The Real Nurse Jackie Don't let them down

Don't let them down

Guest columns Reducing the overuse of antipsychotic medication: A person-centered care approach

Reducing the overuse of antipsychotic medication: A person-centered care approach

Guest columns Why I stay in the game: A determined nursing home administrator

Why I stay in the game: A determined nursing home administrator

Guest columns Hollywood needs to 'wise up'

Hollywood needs to 'wise up'

Guest columns Why I chose to leave the nursing home profession: A fed-up executive's story

Why I chose to leave the nursing home profession: A fed-up executive's story

Things I Think Selling positivity

Selling positivity

Guest columns Let the positives outnumber the negatives

Let the positives outnumber the negatives

Rehab Realities Hurts all over: pain in dementia

Hurts all over: pain in dementia

Guest columns The power of biases

The power of biases

Guest columns The top 11 questions all operators still have to answer in 2018

The top 11 questions all operators still have to answer in 2018

Things I Think Gideon was wrong

Gideon was wrong

Guest columns 'All We Have Is Today': Music therapy at the end of life

'All We Have Is Today': Music therapy at the end of life

The Real Nurse Jackie No nurse is an island

No nurse is an island

Rehab Realities The who, what and why of CPT Codes

The who, what and why of CPT Codes

Guest columns Salus decision offers a golden ticket to some long-term care facilities

Salus decision offers a golden ticket to some long-term care facilities

Things I Think Awake for a cure

Awake for a cure

Guest columns Seven strategies for treating psychiatric patients in SNFs

Seven strategies for treating psychiatric patients in SNFs

The World According to Dr. El Taking teamwork to a deeper level

Taking teamwork to a deeper level

Guest columns Plans for preparing and responding to disasters a must for LTC

Plans for preparing and responding to disasters a must for LTC

Things I Think Simply too complicated

Simply too complicated

Guest columns Death with dignity: dying to die

Death with dignity: dying to die

Guest columns To help elderly patients, CMS should prohibit PBM fees - not reform them

To help elderly patients, CMS should prohibit PBM fees - not reform them

Rehab Realities Love hurts PAC relationships

Love hurts PAC relationships

Guest columns Behavior management plans for challenging behaviors

Behavior management plans for challenging behaviors

The World According to Dr. El Enhancing quality of care through design

Enhancing quality of care through design

Guest columns Data equals understanding and requires integration

Data equals understanding and requires integration

Things I Think Charlie's choice

Charlie's choice

Guest columns Beer and Wings or Wine and Cheese?

Beer and Wings or Wine and Cheese?

Guest columns Creativity knows no age limit

Creativity knows no age limit

Rehab Realities Beware frog holes and 'I don't knows'

Beware frog holes and 'I don't knows'

Living Leadership Leadership conversations

Leadership conversations

The World According to Dr. El Help in your backyard

Help in your backyard

Guest columns The therapy cap reborn

The therapy cap reborn

Guest columns Is sub-acute care in a SNF the best option for cancer rehab patients?

Is sub-acute care in a SNF the best option for cancer rehab patients?

The Real Nurse Jackie We never shut down

We never shut down

Guest columns The true cost of obesity to SNFs

The true cost of obesity to SNFs

Guest columns Arbitration agreements: Is a signature enough?

Arbitration agreements: Is a signature enough?

Guest columns SNFs: Time to step up, not give up

SNFs: Time to step up, not give up

Things I Think Gravity wins — again

Gravity wins — again

The Real Nurse Jackie Look on the bright side

Look on the bright side

Guest columns 4 considerations for building your emergency preparedness plan

4 considerations for building your emergency preparedness plan

Guest columns Understand the resident to understand the behavior: Part 2

Understand the resident to understand the behavior: Part 2

Living Leadership Swap resolutions for expectations

Swap resolutions for expectations

Guest columns #Unboxme in 2018

#Unboxme in 2018

Guest columns Make a resolution to use email better

Make a resolution to use email better

Things I Think LTC 2018 — an icy epiphany

LTC 2018 — an icy epiphany

Guest columns As demand increases for granny cams, what should LTC facilities do?

As demand increases for granny cams, what should LTC facilities do?

The World According to Dr. El People in LTC who've inspired me in 2017

People in LTC who've inspired me in 2017

Guest columns Provider survival strategies in an at-risk environment

Provider survival strategies in an at-risk environment

Things I Think Elf solves LTC staffing crisis

Elf solves LTC staffing crisis

Guest columns Five-Star is anything but frozen

Five-Star is anything but frozen

Guest columns 4 reasons to consider horticulture therapy as an alternative treatment

4 reasons to consider horticulture therapy as an alternative treatment

Living Leadership To be a good leader, share your stories

To be a good leader, share your stories

Guest columns Electronic Health Records: It's not you, it's me?

Electronic Health Records: It's not you, it's me?

The World According to Dr. El Elder love

Elder love

Guest columns Senior living organizations plan for a 'C-change'

Senior living organizations plan for a 'C-change'

Things I Think This smart pill is hard to swallow

This smart pill is hard to swallow

Guest columns Developing a qualified nurse assistant workforce using technology

Developing a qualified nurse assistant workforce using technology