Technology and Nursing Care: How is the Profession Being Transformed?
The ability to save lives is becoming more and more complex with machines replacing the need to do some tasks manually. Here’s more information for future nursing students!
Helping a Loved One Adjust to Life in a Nursing Home
There may come a time when you will have to make the decision to move a parent or loved one into a nursing home. This, of course, is a very difficult decision and one that needs to be carefully thought through For many people, ill health and even dementia force their families to choose a nursing home, as the care that they need cannot be properly given at home. In these cases, special units such as the Ashton Grange Dementia Home or other…
Nursing Care Plans: What You Need to Know
If you aspire to become a nurse, you'll want to familiarize yourself with what Nursing Care Plans (NCPs) are all about.
Nursing Students Love What They Do
Ask nursing students how they spend their free time and you’ll likely be met with quizzical looks. Nursing students don’t actually have much free time and the little they get is often shoehorned into a few minutes between odd working or clinical hours, class times, study time, and the short blocks they spend sleeping and …
How Aging Population Is Affecting Nursing Care
America is getting old. Not the nation itself, but the average age of the citizens that call America home. It is an aging population that will need help.
A Resource Guide to Improve Nursing Care and Transition to... : Home Healthcare Now
able to guide nurses caring for ostomy patients. In addition, resources nurses can share with patients as they transition into the community are provided....
Bedpans to outcomes: Why can't we quantify nursing care?
Stop passively fielding these nursing jokes. Respond with a detailed description of just how important and elaborate your care actually is.
What to Do When a Loved One Is in a Nursing Home
Once your loved one is admitted to a nursing home, monitoring his or her care and treatment is imperative. Here are some tips for what you can do to help.
Advice for Visiting Loved Ones in Nursing Homes This Holiday
Tips and advice for visiting your elderly loved ones living in nursing homes with holiday season, including tips for children.
How to Select a Nursing Home for Your Loved One
The attorneys associated with Nursing Home Abuse.net give advice on how to select a nursing home for your loved one.
Tips to pick the best nursing home for a loved one
TRENTON, N.J. — Finding the right nursing home for a loved one is a daunting task. [...] it's one most of us will face, as two-thirds of people older than 65 will need nursing home care, at least temporarily, according to AARP. Many people must use up most of their assets to reach the point where Medicaid takes over ongoing costs. Read recent inspection reports, usually available through the state health department. Frequent reports of patient falls, bedsores and the like are a…
How to Ease a Loved One's Transition into a Nursing Home
Moving a family member into a nursing home is an experience most don't tend to think feels "good," but it can be easier for everyone involved with these tips.
7 Reasons Why We Love Nursing Assistants
Let's face it, they're pretty great to have around.
The Top 10 Things I Loved About Nursing
As a late-middle-aged RN who is newly retired from clinical nursing, I'd like to share a retrospective on a long and fruitful career that brought me a fair share of heartache, but also great joys....
How is Your Loved One’s Health Monitored in a Nursing Home?
How is Your Loved One’s Health Monitored in a Nursing Home? Chicago Nursing Home Neglect Lawyer Yao Dinizulu explains Dinizulu Law Group, Ltd. www.din...
What You Need To Make Decisions For A Loved One In A Nursing Home
What You Need To Make Decisions For A Loved One In A Nursing Home – NY Lawyer James Kapralos explains more at: www.yourlawyer.com/new-york/nursing-ho...
How To Determine The Best Nursing Home For Your Loved One
How To Determine The Best Nursing Home For Your Loved One – NY Attorney James Kapralos explains more at: www.yourlawyer.com/new-york/nursing-home-abu...
What I Love Most About Nursing: Bill K.
The Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future brings you Short Takes: Narratives by Nurses. In this video series, a group of nurses and one nursing stu...
Top Reasons People Put Their Elderly Loved Ones in Nursing Homes
Tue, March 7, 2017 As parents grow older, their adult children often find themselves in a reversed role, looking after a mother and father who have difficulty moving about or taking care of themselves on their own. At some point, they (and perhaps their siblings) may have considered whether it would be beneficial to put their elderly loved one in a nursing home. The following are the most common reasons families might choose a nursing home for their loved ones Family LacksTime to…
Successful Aging: 6 tips to help a loved one in a skilled nursing facility
Q. I enjoy your columns in the Sunday newspaper and appreciate your focus on the healthier philosophies on aging that include a positive quality of life. However, sometimes “life is life” and peopl…