TITLE

Nursing home aides: Saints or monsters?

AUTHOR(S)
Foner, Nancy
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
Gerontologist;Apr94, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p245
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the general perception of nursing home aides and patient care. Focus on aides working at the Crescent Nursing Home, a 200-bed nonprofit skilled nursing facility in New York City; Difficulties of nursing aide work; Abuse and ill-treatment of patients; Kindness and concern shown by aides; Aides as neither saints nor monsters.
ACCESSION #
9406131829

 

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