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Making strides in resident-centered care

Making strides in resident-centered care

Bethany Village's Silver Recognition is a significant milestone in the organization's culture change journey. More importantly, it reassures residents and families that effective policies, practices, tools, and systems are in place to meet a broad range of resident, family, and professional health care giver needs and preferences.

Nursing home residents appreciate caring staff, but workers could do a better job honoring resident wishes, survey finds

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Caring staff members who form close relationships with residents are a strength of long-term care facilities, but workers could more consistently honor residents' choices and privacy, according to recently released focus group data.

Research grants become available for LTC leadership practices

Research grants become available for LTC leadership practices

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There are arguably many areas of long-term care that need more research, but one that is most intriguing is the need for better leadership practices for administrators. Luckily, the Harvey Picker Center of Innovation & Applied Research is looking for a way to help.