John Hall, Author at McKnight's Long Term Care News

John Hall

Most recent articles by John Hall

How to do it…Multidisciplinary infection control

Many efforts to implement best practices in healthcare settings concede one fundamental universal truth: Successful change doesn’t happen in a vacuum. When it comes to implementing infection control procedures that minimize adverse events and maximize survey results, a multidisciplinary approach can be powerful.

McKnight's Long-Term Care News, October 2018, Feature 1, Resident Security

Safer than ever

Like anything, the wave of innovation sweeping resident security could leave some staff feeling overwhelmed. Still, tech adoption in this space is a fait accompli.

November 2018 LTCN, Page 36, Feature 1, Finance, Don't Bank on Tsunami

Potential residents will be plentiful for long-term operators in the very near future, but will service offerings be up to the task?

Demographic analysis clearly shows long-term care will have a substantially larger number of potential residents within the next five to seven years. Some long-term care leaders have predicted as a matter of course that  the large incoming wave between 2020 and 2023 will more than offset any declines in census and allow the industry a…

How to do it…Best technology for professional development

The aspirations of long-term care workers are under more scrutiny than ever before. Career paths seem constantly in flux. Indeed, some would emphasize they should be that way. But one thing stays constant — the need for professional development: what’s important, as well as how and when to get it. Technology can boost careers as…

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