Skilled Care Facility

Breaking down Ebola concerns

Breaking down Ebola concerns

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Ebola continues to be a major public health concern throughout the United States. Skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, long term acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospices, clinics, and rehabilitation based facilities should develop an understanding of its legal obligations as healthcare providers and employers.

Ask the care expert ... about end-of-life wound care

Ask the care expert ... about end-of-life wound care

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I work on a floor in a skilled care facility where most residents are on hospice or at the end of life. Some have wounds that will never heal. How should we care for these?

Staff generosity finds the net

Staff generosity finds the net

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Never mind the frigid winters in Ontario, staff members at Streamway Villa in the town of Coburg know how to bring warmth to their residents.