A GREEN HOUSE Movement
- Food for thought. Noone, Yasmin // Australian Ageing Agenda;Jul/Aug2010, p39
The article focuses on introducing food as a necessity and as a way of maintaining culture in aged care facilities. It is considered that food is the way that individuals show love, care, and piety. Food service is deemed beneficial in helping older people cope with loneliness in residential...
- Davenport banking on senior care for growth. King, Paul // Nation's Restaurant News;10/26/98, Vol. 32 Issue 43, p29
Focuses on the food service operator, Morrison Health Care Inc. President Glenn Davenport's plan to branch out to the senior living market. Impetus for the move; Growth seen by the company in its food service operations in health facilities across the United States; Timing of the company's...
- Long-term care braces for growth. // FoodService Director;7/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p24
Reports on the improvement in food service at long-term care facilities in the U.S. according to the Long-term Care Industry Census Report released by the "FoodService Director" magazine. Quality of foods being served to ensure seniors' health; Efforts of food service operators in providing...
- A boardwalk back to nature. Johnson, Allen // Aging;1994, Issue 366, p54
Presents some information on the boardwalk connected to the Pochahontas Continuous Care Center in West Virginia. When the boardwalk was constructed; Who uses it.
- Creating an ethical organization. McCurdy, David B. // Generations;Fall98, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p26
Focuses on the moral role of community-based agencies in the provision of health care services to the elderly. Significance of an ethical organization; Methods in the creation of an ethics-centered group; Situations and issues that may be addressed by an ethical organization.
- The elder boom. Harbert, Nancy // New Mexico Business Journal;Jan/Feb99, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p35
Reports provision of long-term care facilities for older people in New Mexico. Cost of living in the residential care and nursing homes facilities; Services in the Ruidoso Care Center and Santa Maria el Mirador residential care; Improvements in the nursing home industry.
- Data From Long-Term Care Ombudsman Programs in Six States: The Implications of Collecting Resident Demographics. Huber, Ruth; Borders, Kevin // Gerontologist;Feb2001, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p61
Presents information on a study which focused on why it is important for ombudsmen to collect demographic information about the residents of long-term care facilities whom they serve. Relationships between residents' race and gender and types of complaints loadged; Percentage of complaints...
- Help homeowners to release equity. // Mortgage Strategy;9/10/2012, p14
The article reports that the reformed proposals of the British government to fund long-term care have left many concerned about the gap between the state-provided money and the amount needed to pay for old age care.
- Perceptions of Long-Term Care, Autonomy, and Dignity, by Residents, Family and Caregivers: The Beijing Experience. Xiaomei Zhai; Ren Zong Qiu // Journal of Medicine & Philosophy;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p425
This article documents the results of a study on the perceptions of long-term elder care in Beijing in the People's Republic of China by those most intimately involved. The study asked a sample of elderly, family members, and health care professionals, all of whom are involved in care at a...