Gentle Wii Fit exercise works for
nursing home's residents
Daily News Transcript - Norwood,MA,USA
By Mike DeDoncker They gather around the television
set for their weekly exercise at Provena St. Joseph's
nursing home. It's where a group of residents get ...
Nursing home changes coming
Jamestown Sun - Jamestown,ND,USA
STEELE, ND (AP) North Dakota nursing homes are changing,
shifting beds from rural areas to cities, but not without
worrying residents and their families. ...
Nursing home welcomes pet pigs
BBC News - UK
Its chief executive Marcus Fellows said he had the
farm idea while at a nursing home in Holland to look
at nutrition. "I heard a cockerel and I thought it ...
Nursing home beds shifting from rural areas to cities
Reiten Television KXMB Bismarck - Bismarck,ND,USA
AP Steele, ND (AP) North Dakota nursing home beds are
shifting from rural areas to cities. In some areas,
it's a difficult change. ...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2008 6:00 AM PDT
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. Announces the Refinancing
of a Nursing Home in Ohio
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. , an Ohio based long term
care, home care and management company, today announced
the refinancing of one of its nursing homes in Ohio.
WCBS-TV New York, Thu, 31 Jul 2008 11:48 AM PDT
Editor's Blog: Winning The War On Alzheimer's
The last time someone asked my mother's father how old
he was before his heart stopped beating as he lay
unconscious in his twin-sized electronic hospital bed
at the nursing home, he told them he was 48. He was
Local hero gets big boost for memorial fund
Coon Rapids Herald - Coon Rapids,MN,USA
A wife, mother of four and grandmother of two at the
time, she was also the head of ATC's nursing assistant
program, a position she held since 1995....
Ziegler named assistant living administrator at Covenant
New Pittsburgh Courier - Pittsburgh,USA
"The position allows me to apply the knowledge
I've gained in my previous positions in senior
living, nursing, management and even in the
VA employees fear retribution
The Tomah Journal - Tomah,WI,USA
Grasser, a nursing assistant, was suspended for
two weeks. He believes he's being targeted by
Tomah VA management. "I'm on really thin ice
right now," ...
Butler County nursing aide sues VA
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Pittsburgh,PA,USA
Amy Marcelle Allen of Butler was reinstated as a
nursing assistant at the hospital in 2005 on orders
from the Merits System Protection Board. ...
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United States: Employers Must Make Meal And Rest
Breaks Available To Non-Exempt Workers;
From Fenwick & West LLP
"Barbara Acello, RN"
Nursing home programs authorized by
reform law likely to go unfunded
An initiative to monitor for-profit
nursing home chains and another
to increase implementation of
electronic health records in nursing
homes were both included under the
Affordable Care Act. But given the
current federal deficit debate, these
and other healthcare proposals
might remain unfunded, officials say.
State Medicaid programs can extend financial
protections to same-sex spouses in nursing homes
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has
sent a letter to state Medicaid programs
clarifying the ability to offer same-sex
couples the same protections opposite-sex couples
receive when one partner needs facility-based
"Barbara Acello, RN"