Updated report on nursing facilities, staffing, residents, and facility deficiencies
The new year is a good time to consider the benefits of exercise, especially as it relates to aging and older adults.
Research has shown that frail individuals are at high risk for falls, disease complications, disability, reduced quality of life, and death.
Hurricane Patricia, the strongest hurricane ever recorded in the Western hemisphere, serves as a not-so-gentle reminder for nursing homes and other long-term care providers to review their emergency plans and preparations.
A new and welcome round of the Beers criteria, published by the American Geriatrics Society, includes a host of downloadable new tools.