“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”
– Wayne Dyer
We have a saying in my family when we just know a situation is building to a blow-out of some sort… when it
WALTHAM Centre for Pet Nutrition – Published on Oct 12, 2017
Dr Elizabeth Galik’s WALTHAM funded research of the University of Maryland is seeking to establish whether pets bring health benefits for older people in assisted living situations.… Read the rest
Published on Nov 1, 2016 – The Bridges by EPOCH at Hingham in Massachusetts built a ‘bus stop to nowhere’ in the courtyard of their memory care community. The idea serves as an example of person-centered, life enrichment programming aimed at improving the quality of life for assisted living residents … Read the rest
AHCA NCAL Published on Jun 5, 2017
If not for Medicaid, Chuck would not be able to see his wife Cathy every day in the assisted living community, where they both live. Watch their story and then tell your member of Congress to protect Medicaid for people like Chuck and … Read the rest
August 9, 2017 – In a study of nursing home patients, apathy was linked with an increased risk of dying over a 4-month period, even after controlling for depression. The study also found that apathy was present in half of nursing home patients.
Apathy is defined by diminished or lack … Read the rest
Washington D.C., Jan. 23, 2017
The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced fraud charges and an emergency asset freeze obtained against a businessman in South Carolina accused of siphoning funds he raised from investors for the purpose of purchasing or renovating senior housing facilities.
The SEC alleges that Dwayne Edwards… Read the rest
Mar. 8, 2017 – Better ratings, more permanent staff and shorter lengths-of-stay in N.J.
New Jersey’s nursing homes deliver care that far exceeds the national average in quality of care, while serving a high number of residents who are economically disadvantaged and who are facing increasingly complex healthcare needs.
This … Read the rest