Online tool helps take guesswork out of COVID-19 testing in long-term care facilities
Jul 23, 2021
The LTCF Simulation dashboard uses facility and community data — such as proposed test schedules, number of shift workers, vaccination rates and community case prevalence — to help LTC administrators...
Online interactions may slow memory decline, study finds
May 17, 2021
Regular online communication with friends and family as well as in-person interaction and phone chats all work together to help maintain long-term memory among older persons, says a study conducted by...
McKnight’s inaugural Fall Expo set for Sept. 10
Aug 28, 2013
The inaugural McKnight’s Fall Online Expo will give participants the ability to earn up to three continuing education credits on Tuesday, Sept. 10.
States make Medicaid enrollment easier in preparation for healthcare reform
Jan 25, 2013
Most states are making the Medicaid application process easier as they prepare for implementation of the Affordable Care Act, according to a recently released study from the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid...
Grandma has an iPad, what now?
Shelly Mesure, MS, OTR/L
Aug 07, 2012
Yes, it’s true: Our seniors are tech-savvy and love their gadgets. But where does this leave us as clinicians and caregivers? Hopefully, not in the dark.
Silverchair Learning Systems partners with DermaRite Industries
Apr 11, 2012
Silverchair Learning Systems has partnered with DermaRite to provide online skin care courses via Silverchair’s Learning Management System. The partnership offers skin-, and wound care- related information....