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- 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...
- Residents' choice of and control over food in care homes. Winterburn, Susan // Nursing Older People;Apr2009, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p34
This study aimed to map food pathways in care homes to identify how residents exercised choice and control over their food intake and any associated or influencing factors. Four homes were visited, interviews were conducted with chefs and nursing staff and the dining facilities were noted. It...
- More than just a menu. Abbey, Karen // Australian Ageing Agenda;Jan/Feb2012, p54
The article presents the author's insights on how to deal with the food preferences of the aged care residents. The author states that it is important to consider the nourishment that can be obtained from the food, which are essential for keeping the quality of life and health of the residents....
- THE LAST MOVE. Francis, Mary // Indianapolis Monthly;Aug2001, Vol. 24 Issue 14, p122
Presents recommendations for elderly citizens on selecting nursing homes in Indianapolis, Indiana. Expected increase in the generation of older people who want to be in control of their long-term care; Difficulties of providing in-home care for aging relatives; Description of how Charles and...
- Retirement in the New Century. Stone, Jim // Best's Review / Life-Health Insurance Edition;Apr99, Vol. 99 Issue 12, p81
Reports that it is unlikely the United States (US) federal government will have the resources to pay for the care of the elderly who will reside in nursing homes in 2010. Three stages of a person's lifetime; Life expectancy for a newborn male and female; Changes in the demographics of the US...
- Activities are fine, but please don't interrupt my thoughts. Heidebrecht, Connie // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p42
Presents the memories of an elderly woman about her life. Importance of activities in nursing homes; Balance between activity programs and need for solitude.
- The Five Steps to PACE Operation. Gong, Jade; McCarthy, Susan // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Oct2000, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p76
Part II. Focuses on the processes used for the development of the Program for All-Inclusive Care of the Elderly for nursing homes in the United States. Criteria and conditions for nursing homes; Feasibility assessment; Planning and development phase; Information on the three-year trial period...
- Nursing homes: The hard facts. Braus, Patricia // American Demographics;Mar94, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p46
Discusses the various aspects of nursing homes in the United States. Image problem of nursing homes; Average annual cost per nursing-home resident; Increase in the nursing-home population in the US; Ways to decrease future demand for nursing home care; Forecast on nursing homes in the future.
- Transforming care institutions for the frail elderly: Out of one shall be many. Kane, Rosalie A. // Generations;Winter95, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p62
Focuses on the transformation of nursing homes for the frail elderly in the United States. Determination of way for heterogenous groups of people to receive the care they need and want as the challenge; Problems of nursing homes; Implications and trends.