Sometimes it can be difficult to motivate residents in nursing homes to attend and participate in scheduled activities. It is important that you identify any barriers - whether perceived or real - that might be preventing residents from getting involved.
Long-Term Care #infographic A Comparison of Assisted Living vs Nursing Homes. But Don't write off independent living at home, because it can be a lot cheaper, and AARP says some 90% of seniors want to age-in-place in the familiar surroundings of their own home. At http://mhealthtalk.com, I write about various solutions for independent living, and many of the topics apply to assisted living as well.
Interesting comparison of Assisted Living Facilities and Skilled Care Facilities in how they provide care and who they provide care to.
Critical Thinking in Medication Administration an online #CE course for #Nurses- See more http://www.pedagogyeducation.com/Long-Term-Care-Home-Health-Campus/Class-Catalog/General/Class.aspx?Class=132&cmp=H14