Make the nursing home staff your care partner.
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“In contrast to conventional home care programs in which care is managed and delivered by professionals or agencies on behalf of the client, in self managed programs the client takes a more active and central role both in defining needs and in determining how those needs should be met,”
The Village will be home to 78 people with dementia. Their care will be provided by 72 specially trained staff.
Seniors need extra support during a hospital stay.
Do you have a loved one currently or planning to move into a LTC or a retirement home in Ontario? If so, you need to read this article.
Perpetrator is typically a family member or caregiver.
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Police have charged Wettlaufer with murder alleging she killed eight nursing home residents.
Pilot project employing paramedics to make health-care visits helped reduce 911 calls and emergency room visits.