How Specialty Certification Influences Professional Practice : Journal of Nursing Administration
Certified Nurses Day (March 19) honors nurses worldwide who contribute to better patient outcomes through board certification in their specialty. In this month’s Magnet® Perspectives column, Sharon Vanairsdale, MS, APRN, ACNS-BC, NP-C, CEN, program director for Emory University Hospital’s Serious...
Village Concepts Retirement Communities
Watch KING 5's New Day Northwest Thursday, August 17th at 10 a.m. NBA Star Brian Scalabrine will be discussing his new project Village Concepts Retirement Communities, The Adriana Senior Apartments,...
5 Tips for Talking With Your Parents About Assisted Living
Introducing the discussion on assisted living to your parents is a difficult task that requires planning. It’s natural for them to be defensive about the suggestion,
Dog Escapes from Yard, Goes to Hospital Where His Owners Work
Buddy is back home after burrowing underneath a fence, the Daily News Online reported
Senior Living Services
Causing problems with memory, behavior, and thinking, Alzheimer is a type of dementia.The symptoms will usually develop at a slow rate, worsening over time, causing severe interference with normal tasks. Dementia & Alzheimer’s Basics Accounting for up to 80% of dementia cases, Alzheimer’s disease is considered the most common form of dementia. It is a Read More
How IBM Watson Could Help Identify Patients for Home Care
IBM’s Watson gained fame for beating human Jeopardy! champions at the game, but the cognitive computing platform also could have some winning answers for the U.S. health care system—which cou…
How Should You Choose Chicago Memory Care Facilities?
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What Does Nursing Mean to Home Care Assistance Nurses?
In light of it being National Nurses Week, we wanted to spend some time listening to the wisdom and experiences of the amazing nurses in our company. Deanne Belcher, who has been in the home care industry for over 30 … Continue reading →
Senior Housing 101: Senior Care Types Explained
Learn about your senior housing options and how to choose the solution that is right for you.
10 Steps to Take Before You Choose an Active Adult Retirement Community
Active adult retirement communities are as varied as the people who populate them. Take your time doing your research and you're sure to find one that's a good fit As the years roll on, some Boomers will choose to sell their homes for a variety of reasons: to save money, to downsize, to be closer to family. Builders of retirement communities are doing a better and better job of discovering what features make these communities appealing to Boomers. If you're considering an active adult retirement community, here are 10 steps to starting your research. 1: Choose an area First, decide where you would like to live by region, state, and then city. A variety of Web sites now cover this subject thoroughly and are very helpful. My Web site gives descriptions of the…