Posts about Post-Acute Care
No Tolerance for Workplace Harassment in Home Care
Learn how to make sure everyone on your team understands how to recognize harassment in all its forms, how to report it, and what to do to help prevent it.
The Role of Occupational Therapy in Skilled Nursing Facilities
Occupational therapists play a critical role in skilled nursing facilities by improving residents’ mobility and increasing their quality of life. In this blog, we look at the importance of their role.
Sample Hospice Nurse Interview Questions
Hospice interview questions assess knowledge and interpersonal skills to ensure a candidate is the right fit for the job. Here we set out some suggested questions.
How Can Hospice Volunteers Help Your Organization?
Hospice volunteers play a unique role within the palliative care space, providing patients with much-needed comfort during a very vulnerable stage of life.
Delegating Effectively to Nursing Assistants in Post-Acute Care
Nursing assistants, with their hands-on and eyes-on interactions with clients, serve a vital role in the healthcare system, and they are recognized during National Nursing Assistants Week.
How To Become a Wound Care Nurse
Looking to learn more about becoming a wound care nurse? Read our blog post to learn more about wound care certifications and what wound care nurses do.
What Is a Wound Care Nurse?
Wound care nurses provide a range of healthcare services to patients dealing with chronic and acute wounds, making wound care nursing an in-demand profession
Assisting With IADLS for Direct Care Workers: Getting Started
As we celebrate National Nursing Assistants Week we consider the important role direct care workers can play in helping elderly clients maintain their independence.
Telehealth in Hospice: Providing Care, Comfort, and Counseling From Afar
Telehealth has become not just a beneficial option but a vital resource amid the coronavirus pandemic. Find out about the key aspects of the transition to telehealth.
Tips for Successful Wound Care Documentation
Accurate wound documentation improves patient care and protects your team from liability. Learn more about wound care documentation, including examples and best practices.
Dealing With the Grief Created by the Coronavirus Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked grief issues unlike anything the healthcare system has ever witnessed. We answer some of the key questions from our recent webinar.
Integrating Trauma-Informed Care in Home Health: COVID-19 Considerations
Seniors receiving care at home have a better chance of social distancing than those in skilled nursing facilities, but the stress of the pandemic is creeping into the home care environment.
Assisted Living Residents With Dementia Respond Best to Person-Centered Care
To give good care to assisted living residents with dementia, you must use care that focuses on the specific needs of residents and their abilities — person-centered care.