Drive Devilbiss has released its 12-pound, carbon fiber frame Nitro Elite CF Luxury Rollator for patients with mobility challenges.
Harmony Healthcare International is embracing the Advancing Excellence in America's Nursing Homes Campaign. The company has chosen to focus on Mobility among the Advancing Excellence goals,
About a quarter of Medicare beneficiaries rely on walkers or other assistive devices, according to a new study. Women were more likely than men to use devices.
Mobility limitations are often a warning sign for upcoming functional decline in seniors, and exercise can help, according to new research.
How much do we have to document risk and implemented interventions to prevent pressure ulcer development?
Attention: All nursing home staff! Why are many of your residents still sitting in wheelchairs?
Elderly adults who are deficient in vitamin D are at a higher risk for developing mobility limitations and becoming disabled, new data suggests.
Discharge planning is the key element in managing Medicare Part A length of stay. A home assessment can significantly affect the process.
The Medicare adjustments of fiscal year 2012 have left the long-term care profession discussing and debating care strategies to ensure success and mitigate the reductions in reimbursement. A key indicator when analyzing clinical and financial solidity is the facility's clinically anticipated Medicare length of stay.
More older, middle-aged Americans are reporting serious mobility-related disabilities and difficulties performing activities of daily living than ever before, according to a new study.