Special activities for veteran residents can help them combat isolation and cope with memories of the war experience...
Casamba merges with post-acute software companies HealthWyse and TherapySource as part of a long-term growth strategy.
SigmaCare will integrate Health Outcomes Worldwide’s how2trak Wound Care platform into its electronic health record to improve patient outcomes, reduce costs and manage risk of pressure ulcers.
It’s Never 2 Late Rehab gives therapists discipline-specific content to help seniors get engaged, exercise more and improve clinical outcomes.
What happens when dementia and post-traumatic stress intersect in the nursing home environment? The winner of the...
PointClickCare announced its latest skin and wound smartphone app to track wound status and healing.
Will hospitals and nursing homes ever be able to agree on a standard set of data to share during patient transfers? Thought leaders at the annual NASL meeting discuss the current regs—and what needs to happen next.
Resident blogger Kathleen Mears wonders about changing policy so the fire alarm isn’t a signal for residents and visitors to panic.
Managing behaviors in residents with dementia can be a challenge for caregivers. Veteran residents have special...
New research suggests poverty and perceived hardship could lead to premature aging.
Screening older residents for frailty can help doctors assess the risks of surgery and can motivate pre-surgery improvements.
Can taking antibiotics affect a roommate's risk for C. diff? A new JAMA study says yes.
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In this issue: The 2016 Buyers Guide: Facility ops, resident care and technology; plus MDS section GG, chart auditing and more.