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Lichtenstein, Brad, Gildehaus, Lisa. [Milwaukee, WI]: Independent Lens , 2006. (DVD)
Call No.
WT 27 A452 2006
Location
KGH Library
Link
http://www.almosthomeoutreach.org/
Author
Lichtenstein, Brad
Gildehaus, Lisa
Place
[Milwaukee, WI]
Publisher
Independent Lens
Pub Date
2006
Physical Description
83 min., DVD.
Format
DVD
Subject
Housing for the Elderly
Retirement
Aged
Homes for the Aged
Abstract
The film takes you inside the revolutionary transformation of a nursing home. A character-driven, true-life drama, Almost Home engages viewers while eliciting important issues such as: coping with disability and dementia; adapting to how aging changes relationships; negotiating caregiving responsibilities; preparing for the end of life; the economics of nursing home care; the difficulty of surviving on nursing assistant wages; and the challenge of changing nursing homes.
Link
http://www.almosthomeoutreach.org/
Link Notes
See more information about the film at their website.
Call No.
WT 27 A452 2006
Location
KGH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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Care home stories: aging, disability, and long-term residential care

https://iha.andornot.com/permalink/library19942
Chivers, Sally, ed, Kriebernegg, Ulla, ed. Bielefeld DE: Transcript-Verlag , 2017. (Book)
Call No.
WT 27 C271 2017
Location
VJH Library
Author
Chivers, Sally, ed
Kriebernegg, Ulla, ed
Place
Bielefeld DE
Publisher
Transcript-Verlag
Pub Date
2017
Physical Description
307 p.
Format
Book
Subject
Long-Term Care
Homes for the Aged
Nursing Homes
Interesting Reads
Series
Aging studies, v.14
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
9783837638059
Call No.
WT 27 C271 2017
Location
VJH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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Enhancing staff retention in person-centered care environments for older adults: how to create and implement a comprehensive orientation program

https://iha.andornot.com/permalink/library19921
Lange, Janine M. Baltimore MD: Health Professions , 2016. (Book)
Call No.
WX 159 L274 2016
Location
KGH Library
VJH Library
Author
Lange, Janine M
Place
Baltimore MD
Publisher
Health Professions
Pub Date
2016
Physical Description
xvi, 122 pages : ill.
Format
Book
Subject
Homes for the Aged
Inservice Training
Nursing Homes
Nursing Staff
Patient-Centered Care
Abstract
Establish the needs of your community -- Creating an agenda -- Establishing a mentor training program -- Defining the culture of your community -- Conducting the orientation program -- Skills testing for new and existing staff -- The first days on the neighborhood -- Building successful relationships -- Showing you care -- Evaluations -- Barriers to success -- Person-centered care : the heart of the matter.
Notes
Includes index.
ISBN
9781938870415
Call No.
WX 159 L274 2016
Location
KGH Library
VJH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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In the arms of elders: a parable of wise leadership and community building

https://iha.andornot.com/permalink/library18900
Thomas, William H. Acton MA: VanderWyck & Burnham , 2006. (Book)
Call No.
WT 120 T463 2006
Location
KGH Library
Author
Thomas, William H.
Place
Acton MA
Publisher
VanderWyck & Burnham
Pub Date
2006
Physical Description
viii, 247 p. : ill., map
Format
Book
Subject
Geriatrics
Aged
Homes for the Aged
Abstract
"A parable about a thriving community guided by elders on the fictional island of Kallimos provides the vision behind the author's real-life efforts in the Eden Alternative and Green House programs to replace medical-model nursing homes with healing communities". - Red Deer College
Notes
Includes index. "The parable in this book was previously published with minor differences as a hardcover book titled Learning from Hannah. Portions of the back matter appeared in What Are Old People For?"--T.p. verso.
ISBN
9781889242101
Call No.
WT 120 T463 2006
Location
KGH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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Old age in a new age: promise of transformative nursing homes

https://iha.andornot.com/permalink/library18901
Baker, Beth. Nashville TN: Vanderbuilt Univ. , 2007. 1st ed. (Book)
Call No.
WT 27 AA1 B167 2007
Location
KGH Library
Author
Baker, Beth
Edition
1st ed.
Place
Nashville TN
Publisher
Vanderbuilt Univ.
Pub Date
2007
Physical Description
xii, 236 p. : ill.
Format
Book
Subject
Homes for the Aged
Nursing Homes
Aged
Quality of Life
Geriatric psychology
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
9780826515636
Call No.
WT 27 AA1 B167 2007
Location
KGH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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