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Detecting & Preventing Burnout in Long-Term Care

Detecting & Preventing Burnout in Long-Term CarePubMed Health defines burnout as “a psychological term that refers to long-term exhaustion and diminished interest in work. The symptoms of burnout are similar to those of clinical depression.” American psychologist Herbert Freudenberger originally coined the term in an effort to describe a set of symptoms, which include stress-related medical […]

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Nursing Homes Can No Longer Hide Behind Arbitration

​Nursing Homes Can No Longer Hide Behind ArbitrationThe Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, an agency under Health and Human Services, has issued a rule aimed at blocking nursing homes from using a private form of dispute resolution known as arbitration when dealing with matters of elder abuse, sexual harassment and wrongful death. By doing […]

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4 Frequently Not Asked Questions For Long Term Care Facilities

​4 Frequently Not Asked Questions For Long Term Care FacilitiesRecently we discussed the often unasked yet imperative questions for potential in-home caregivers. Likewise, there are several questions I feel are important for long term care facilities such as nursing homes. These are 4 Frequently NOT Asked Questions that you should ask during a facility search […]

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Do They Need Assisted Living or a Skilled Nursing Facility?

​Do They Need Assisted Living or a Skilled Nursing Facility?So perhaps your loved one needs care and assistance. The goal when figuring out care options is to choose the least restrictive environment for your loved one that we possibly can. However, perhaps in your case care in the home (either by yourself or using an […]

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