October 2007 Issue of McKnight's Long Term Care News
Most long-term care professionals are generally aware of the role of medical director. Still, it is common to confuse the duties of the medical director ...
For three weeks, spanning August and September, much of the national nursing home community was glued to goings-on in a place they had never heard ...
When it comes to getting around, the choices for long-term care residents and caregivers have never been better.
While the rest of the housing market is gripped by credit fears, those in long-term care are staying confident.
Laundry services present an opportunity to increase resident satisfaction. For that reason alone, they're worth re-evaluating
60 Seconds with...
Beth Baker, Author, Old Age in a New Age, about new nursing home models
Ask the care expert
Sherrie Dornberger, RNC, CDONA, FACDONA, President, NADONA
Ask the treatment expert
Donna Sardina, RN, MHA, WCC, President, Wound Care Education Institute
Ask the nursing expert
Anne Marie Barnett, RN, Former President, Maryland NADONA/LTC
Ask the payment expert
Patricia Boyer, MSM, NHA, RN, President, Boyer & Associates, LLC
The big picture
If you are like most long-term care professionals, the workday sometimes grabs onto nights, weekends and holidays. That means that we at McKnight's need to ...
Exactly six months ago in this space I wrote that the trial of Sal and Mabel Mangano could turn out to be an excellent opportunity ...
Don't expect much fanfare when Thomas Slemmer ascends to the chairman's post for the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging. He is ...