Good Bye Nursing Homes, Say Hello to Fun & Care Homes: Part 2In today’s time, one of the biggest challenges for any recreational therapist lies in matching the correct activity to every resident’s individual physical and intellectual capabilities. Recreational therapists should also work meticulously with their nursing staff to select an activity that will be most advantageous for the necessities of each individual resident. Activities could be ... Read More
Getting a Better Idea on Home Health CareHome health care is an ideal option for those who want their loved ones get treated and cared at home. Various cases demand in-home care especially when a patient is not in a situation to move to a hospital. Reasons behind it may include severe health and concerns like safety and comfort. No need to ... Read More
Explore the Benefits of Assisted Living with Memory CareThe battle with Alzheimer or any other problem related to memory loss demands patience, compassion, and care. Family members are entrusted with providing due care to elders; however, being already burdened with professional and other obligations, they are plunged in to seek out solace for their loved ones. These types of conditions require the services ... Read More
High Tech or High Touch to Age in Place?High Tech or High Touch to Age in Place?
Will Video chat and online telecommunications really make it possible?
When I read the NYT article Choices Give New Meaning to “home Sweet Home”
My first reaction was they are missing the main points of what is needed in Senior Care and Aging in Place
. Seniors need interpersonal, human, ... Read More
Hospital and Nursing Home InActivity VS Exercise in Assisted LivingHospital and Nursing Home Inactivity Vs Assisted Living
Is Nursing Home rehabbing the best exercise after the hospital or is Assisted Living with structured care and doing daily exercise a comparable choice?
This NYT article raises a good question about activity in the hospital and by extension Nursing Home Rehab where you are on your feet 43 minutes a day. ... Read More
Three Best Ways to Save Lives. Doctors are the Human Element!Three Best ways to save lives! Doctors are just a distant third!!
But doctors are the Human Element and the Factor you need to use your individual Health and life resources!
Doctors are third line of life savers to 1) Public Health and sewers and 2) Research and antibiotics. While Doctors are a distant 3) over all to ... Read More