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Care home stories: aging, disability, and long-term residential care

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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

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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
Inservice Training
Nursing Staff
Nursing Homes
Homes for the Aged
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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Falls in older people: risk factors and strategies for prevention

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Lord, Stephen Ronald, Sherrington, Catherine, Menz, Hylton B. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press , 2001. (Book)
Call No.
WT 104 L866 2001
Location
RIH Library
Author
Lord, Stephen Ronald
Sherrington, Catherine
Menz, Hylton B.
Place
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Pub Date
2001
Physical Description
ix, 249 p. : ill.
Format
Book
Subject
Accidental falls in old age
Accidental falls -- Prevention and control
Aged
Risk factors
Abstract
Constructed in three parts: risk factors, prevention strategies, and future research directions. Coverage includes epidemiology, critical appraisal of the roles of exercise, environment, footwear, and medication, evidence-based risk assessment, and targeted and individually tailored falls-prevention strategies.
Series
Falls Prevention Program
ISBN
0-521-58964-9
Call No.
WT 104 L866 2001
Location
RIH Library
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21 days
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In the arms of elders: a parable of wise leadership and community building

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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
Homes for the Aged
Aged
Popular Work
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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