Continuing Care Renewal or Retreat BC Residential and Home Health Restructuring 2001 2004

Continuing Care Renewal or Retreat  BC Residential and Home Health Restructuring 2001 2004
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Canadian Centre Policy Alternatives
Total Pages: 53
Release: 2005
ISBN: 0886274133
Category: Community health nursing
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Long Term Care

Long Term Care
Author: Joseph Matthews
Publsiher: Nolo
Total Pages: 376
Release: 2020-10-27
ISBN: 1413327877
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Long Term Care Book Excerpt:

People need help making good decisions about choosing and paying for long-term care. As long-term care options expand, the need for reliable, unbiased, plain-English information grows.

Introduction to Health Care Careers

Introduction to Health Care   Careers
Author: Roxann DeLaet
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 572
Release: 2020-05-20
ISBN: 1284322297
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Health Care Careers Book Excerpt:

Introduction to Health Care & Careers provides students beginning their health care education with the fundamentals they need to develop their personal and professional skills, understand their chosen profession, and succeed in the world of health care.

Long term Care

Long term Care
Author: John R. Pratt
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 482
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780763731861
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Long term Care Book Excerpt:

Now in its second edition, Long-Term Care: Managing Across the Continuum has been thoroughly revised and updated to provide you with a solid foundation on which to build your management expertise. The text provides a comprehensive overview of the current state of long-term care, the changes that are taking place, and of the skills managers need to be successful.

Fundamentals of Nursing E Book

Fundamentals of Nursing   E Book
Author: Patricia A. Potter,Anne Griffin Perry,Patricia A. Stockert,Amy Hall
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1440
Release: 2021-12-22
ISBN: 0323812155
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Fundamentals of Nursing E Book Book Excerpt:

Learn the concepts and skills and develop the clinical judgment you need to provide excellent nursing care! Fundamentals of Nursing, 11th Edition prepares you to succeed as a nurse by providing a solid foundation in critical thinking, clinical judgment, nursing theory, evidence-based practice, and patient-centered care in all settings. With illustrated, step-by-step guidelines, this book makes it easy to learn important skills and procedures. Care plans are presented within a nursing process framework that is coordinated with clinical judgement, and case studies show how to apply concepts to nursing practice. From an expert author team led by Patricia Potter and Anne Perry, this bestselling nursing textbook helps you develop the understanding and clinical judgment you need to succeed in the classroom and in your career.

The Many Faces of Long term Care

The Many Faces of Long term Care
Author: U. S. Staff,United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 426
Release: 1998
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Aged
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Long Term Care

Long Term Care
Author: John Pratt
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 519
Release: 2010-01-12
ISBN: 0763764507
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Long Term Care Book Excerpt:

Long-Term Care: Managing Across the Continuum, Third Edition is an ideal introduction to management in this dynamic industry. Concise, yet complete, it defines the various segments of the system, describes how the system developed to its current state, compares it to an ideal system, and projects future trends. Adopted as a reference for the national licensing examination prepared by the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB), this book covers the full continuum of long-term care. The Third Edition is a comprehensive revision reflecting the changes in regulations, financing methods, forms of service delivery, and management methods in this dynamic field. The increasingly important topics of the aging of American society, the impact of the baby-boomers, consumer choice, and the growing diversity in long-term care are covered extensively and from a variety of perspectives. The final chapters address the future of long-term care and include recommendations for dealing with it proactively.

Kozier Erb s Fundamentals of Nursing Australian Edition

Kozier   Erb s Fundamentals of Nursing Australian Edition
Author: Audry Berman,Shirlee J. Snyder,Barbara Kozier,Glenora Lea Erb,Tracy Levett-Jones,Trudy Dwyer,Majella Hales,Nichole Harvey,Lorna Moxham,Tanya Park,Barbara Parker,Kerry Reid-Searl,David Stanley
Publsiher: Pearson Higher Education AU
Total Pages: 1745
Release: 2014-12-01
ISBN: 1486011454
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kozier Erb s Fundamentals of Nursing Australian Edition Book Excerpt:

Kozier and Erb’s Fundamentals of Nursing prepares students for practice in a range of diverse clinical settings and help them understand what it means to be a competent professional nurse in the twenty-first century. This third Australian edition has once again undergone a rigorous review and writing process. Contemporary changes in the regulation of nursing are reflected in the chapters and the third edition continues to focus on the three core philosophies: Person-centred care, critical thinking and clinical reasoning and cultural safety. Students will develop the knowledge, critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills to deliver care for their patients in ways that signify respect, acceptance, empathy, connectedness, cultural sensitivity and genuine concern.

Home Insecurity The State of Social Housing Funding in BC

Home Insecurity  The State of Social Housing Funding in BC
Author: John Irwin
Publsiher: Canadian Centre Policy Alternatives
Total Pages: 20
Release: 2004
ISBN: 0886273757
Category: British Columbia
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Pratt s Long Term Care

Pratt s Long Term Care
Author: Steven Chies MHA HSE LNHA FACHCA
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 500
Release: 2020-10-01
ISBN: 1284184331
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pratt s Long Term Care Book Excerpt:

Covering the full spectrum of long-term care, Pratt’s Long-Term Care: Managing Across the Continuum, Fifth Edition is an ideal introduction to management in this dynamic industry. Concise, yet complete, it begins with a look at recent changes in long-term care and health care reform, before examining the various long -term care providers and their interaction with competition, payment systems, quality, and ethical issues. It moves on to explore managing in the long-term care system looking at administration, leadership, culture change, technology and community relations, and concludes with a look at future trends and managing continuing change. The Fifth Edition is a comprehensive revision reflecting new Federal Requirements of Participation from CMS for skilled nursing facilities and changes the Medicare-fee-for-service payment system (PDPM). It also addresses the Affordable Care Act and its impact on long-term care, as well as the growth of technology in care, and more.

Nursing Assistant Care

Nursing Assistant Care
Author: Susan Alvare,Diana Dugan,Jetta Fuzy
Publsiher: Hartman Publishing Inc
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2005-01-01
ISBN: 188834380X
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nursing Assistant Care Book Excerpt:

Over 6,000 instructors shared their ideas for the perfect nursing assistant textbook. Nursing Assistant Care is exactly what you asked for: a full-color, up-to-date, affordable book that meets and exceeds federal and state requirements. Specifically, it contains: beautifully illustrated and clearly photographed chapters organized around learning objectives and written at a low reading level creative methods to teach care and observations, promoting independence, and essential information on preventing abuse and neglect chapter-ending material which develops critical thinking and tests the chapter illnesses and common conditions in one chapter, organized by body system an entire chapter on confusion, dementia, and Alzheimers disease up-to-date CPR and emergency care sections a full chapter on mental health and mental illness information on developmental disabilities personal care skills housed within one chapter, as are nursing skills separate chapters for bowel and urinary elimination

Assisting in Long Term Care

Assisting in Long Term Care
Author: Mary Jo Mirlenbrink Gerlach
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 768
Release: 2013-01-02
ISBN: 1285633008
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Assisting in Long Term Care Book Excerpt:

Now in its 6th Edition, ASSISTING IN LONG-TERM CARE is the complete learning solution for Certified Nursing Assistants! The user-friendly book delivers all required content to prepare you for the certification exam while developing career skills for long-term care and sub-acute hospital settings. Topics include professional communication, daily CNA responsibilities, residents' rights, nutrition and hydration, restorative care, resident mobility, and maintaining a safe environment—all according to federal OBRA standards for nursing home care. ASSISTING IN LONG-TERM CARE, 6th Edition also walks you through more than one hundred clinical procedures, detailing your role as a CNA in each. Available in hard copy and e-book formats, ASSISTING IN LONG-TERM CARE, 6th Edition's helpful study features include review questions and self-tests, icons that point out key material, and a robust package of interactive, supplemental learning tools. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Long Term Care

Long Term Care
Author: John Pratt
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2015-01-23
ISBN: 1284054594
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Long Term Care Book Excerpt:

Long-Term Care: Managing Across the Continuum, Fourth Edition is an ideal introduction to management in this industry. Adopted as a reference for the national licensing examination prepared by the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB), this book covers the full continuum of long-term care. The Fourth Edition is a thorough update that offers a new chapter on the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), with a particular focus on its impact on long-term care. All other chapters have been updated with the latest changes in regulations, financing methods, forms of service delivery and management methods in this dynamic field. The chapter on Leadership and Culture Change has been separated into two distinct chapters: Leadership in Long-Term Care and Culture Change in Long-Term - each with expanded information.

Essentials of Long term Care Administration

Essentials of Long term Care Administration
Author: Seth B. Goldsmith
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 358
Release: 1994
ISBN: 9780834205673
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essentials of Long term Care Administration Book Excerpt:

A comprehensive curriculum of practical methods for long-term care administration. Includes essential forecasting tools compiled and developed by more than 40 leaders in long-term care. Each chapter is followed by case studies, questions, and exercises. Instructor's manual available upon request.

DHO Health Science Updated

DHO Health Science Updated
Author: Louise M Simmers,Karen Simmers-Nartker,Sharon Simmers-Kobelak
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 1040
Release: 2016-01-01
ISBN: 1305856449
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

DHO Health Science Updated Book Excerpt:

The highly respected DIVERSIFIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is now DHO HEALTH SCIENCE UPDATED. The Eighth Edition of this trusted text continues to provide an all-in-one resource for introductory coursework in the health science curriculum. Organized in two parts, the text opens with foundational information required to enter a broad range of health professions, including infection control, first aid, legal requirements, and professionalism. The second part covers fundamental entry-level skills for a range of specific careers, including medical assisting, dental assisting, and more. Carefully revised, the updated Eighth Edition includes information on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, new nutritional guidelines from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, updates that correlate with the Enhanced National Healthcare Foundation Standards, and more to prepare you for success in today’s high-demand health science careers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

DHO Health Science

DHO  Health Science
Author: Louise M Simmers,Karen Simmers-Nartker,Sharon Simmers-Kobelak
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 1056
Release: 2013-08-23
ISBN: 1285966171
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

DHO Health Science Book Excerpt:

The highly respected DIVERSIFIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is now HEALTH SCIENCE! The new 8th edition continues to be the all in one resource for introductory coursework in the health science curriculum. Organized in two parts, the first section of the book presents foundational information required to enter a broad range of health professions, such as infection control, first aid, and professionalism. The second provides fundamental entry-level skills by specific careers, including medical assisting, dental assisting, and more. Carefully revised with new photos throughout, this eighth edition includes a new chapter on Medical Math, information on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, new nutritional guidelines from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, updates that correlate with the National Healthcare Foundation Standards, and much more! Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Inside Assisted Living

Inside Assisted Living
Author: J. Kevin Eckert,Paula C. Carder,Leslie A. Morgan,Ann Christine Frankowski,Erin G. Roth
Publsiher: JHU Press
Total Pages: 246
Release: 2009-06-15
ISBN: 0801892600
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Inside Assisted Living Book Excerpt:

Draws on in-depth interviews with residents, family members, staff, and administrators of six different types of assisted living residence. An appendix describes the qualitative research process used by a collaborative research team of the Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County's Center for Aging Studies. "Transitions from assisted living: sociocultural aspect," funded by the National Institute on Aging, was designed to provide an understanding of the minor and major life transitions experienced by residentsin assisted living. -- Cover, p.4.

Alzheimer s Answer Book

Alzheimer   s Answer Book
Author: Charles Atkins
Publsiher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2008
ISBN: 1402221266
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Alzheimer s Answer Book Book Excerpt:

Q&A Is Alzheimer's disease hereditary? Are there memory exercises I should be doing now? Is all dementia Alzheimer's, or are there other forms? How do I make time for both my parent with Alzheimer's and my children? How long can someone live with this disease? All caregivers and families touched by Alzheimer's and dementia face a seemingly overwhelming number of emotional decisions. The Alzheimer's Answer Book serves as a much-needed resource for you in this difficult time and is full of the sound advice and immediate guidance you need. Written by an experienced doctor who began his career as a geriatric psychiatrist, The Alzheimer's Answer Book covers such topics as: What are the causes of Alzheimer's and dementia What preparations do I need to make immediately after diagnosis? Are there medications available that help slow the progress of the disease? How can I tell if my parent is in pain? How can I avoid "caregiver burnout" when I'm constantly caring for a parent? Where can I find resources and support in my community? What are the differences between Medicare and Medicaid, and how do I know what insurance will and will not cover? Written in an easy-to-read Q&A format, The Alzheimer's Answer Book explains confusing medical lingo and provides straightforward answers to all of your most pressing questions.

Assisted Living Administration and Management

Assisted Living Administration and Management
Author: Darlene Yee-Melichar, EdD, FGSA, FAGHE,Cristina Flores, PhD, RN,Andrea Renwanz Boyle, PhD, RN
Publsiher: Springer Publishing Company
Total Pages: 450
Release: 2020-11-20
ISBN: 0826161995
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Assisted Living Administration and Management Book Excerpt:

Note to Readers: Publisher does not guarantee quality or access to any included digital components if book is purchased through a third-party seller. Assisted Living Administration and Management: Effective Practices and Model Programs in Elder Care 2nd Edition provides students and healthcare professionals with the most up to date and essential knowledge on assisted living and residential care. This comprehensive text empowers current and future assisted living administrators to employ effective practices, understand model programs, and learn the necessary tools and tips to maximize the overall health, safety, and comfort of residents in their care. Organized by domains of practice, it also covers content information required to prepare for state-based Residential Care and Assisted Living (RC/AL) administrator certification or licensure exams. The textbook is structured in five parts which instruct on how to build and manage effective assisted living and residential care communities, beginning with Organizational Management and progressing through Human Resources, Business and Financial Management, Environmental Management, and Resident Care Management. The second edition includes six new chapters on evolving topics, such as interprofessional practice, home and community-based services (HCBS) as alternatives to assisted living, information and communication technology (ICT), LGBT issues, memory care units, and palliative and hospice care. Chapters feature learning objectives, case studies, effective practices, and more enabling students and healthcare professionals to evaluate, analyze, and synthetize information on how to best operate, manage, and lead assisted living communities. Useful for any long-term care and health management professional or student in the fields of gerontology, health administration, and long-term care administration, this comprehensive book covers the most crucial aspects of assisted living and residential care management—the most abundant and fastest growing senior living line of service in the United States. Key Features: Describes real-life situations and challenges associated with Assisted Living Administration with pragmatic solutions which highlight the most effective practices and model programs in elder care Contains new chapters on interprofessional practice, home and community-based services (HCBS) as an alternative to assisted living, information and communication technology (ICT), LGBT issues, memory care units, palliative and hospice care Highlights useful details on business and financial management, including guidelines for marketing facilities and services, important legal issues and terms, and evolving public policy issues Incorporates chapters on environmental management, with information on accessibility, fire safety, disaster preparedness, universal design and aging in place, and much more Emphasizes the importance of holistic, resident care management by examining the biological, psychological, and social aspects of aging Prepares students to qualify and sit for the state certification or licensure examination as Assisted Living Administrators Includes access to the fully downloadable eBook and instructor resources including a test bank

The Future of Long term Care

The Future of Long term Care
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 148
Release: 2012
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Long-term care insurance
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Future of Long term Care Book Excerpt: