2 edition of Care of the nursing-home patient found in the catalog.
Care of the nursing-home patient
|Contributions||McWilliams, Paul A,|
|LC Classifications||RC954 H6|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||235|
“Everyone is focusing on hospitals, but not nursing home patients,” says Dr. Martin Grossman, a palliative care physician in New York who cares for nursing home residents. To address GQs related to identifying and characterizing contextual factors potentially affecting safety issues in the nursing home setting, applicability of hospital-based safety interventions to the nursing home, uptake of safety interventions, and future research areas related to safety in this setting and the overall long-term care Cited by: 3.
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The concept is that a professional nurse would be accountable for the care of relatively few patients over the entire hour day—developing their nursing care plans; delivering the total care while on shift, with assistance from others as needed; and then delegating to associate nurses on other shifts the responsibilities for carrying out Author: Jeremiah A. Barondess, David E. Rogers, Kathleen N. Lohr. Patients often have multiple medical conditions, and also can require assistance with daily activities such as bathing and dressing. In , nursing home staff spent a national average of hours attending to each resident per day. Who is the typical nursing home resident? Most arrive after having exhausted other less comprehensive forms of Author: Kenneth Terrell.
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Nursing Home Care is a practical textbook designed to serve as a rich evidence-based resource to provide physicians and other practitioners with the information and knowledge to advance nursing home care.
It states and explains the principles underpinning safe, personalized, and dignified nursing home practice using an integrated, cooperative by: 2. Victoria Fierro's Care Journal For a Skilled Nursing Home Patient is simply the best workbook to inform a family about what it has a right to expect in the care of their loved one and to assist in the necessary diligent monitoring and recording of the care their loved one receives.5/5(18).
The book effectively shows how to improve the quality of care, and the critical steps to take in response to a variety of problems found in providing nursing home care, including diseases and disorders frequently by: Care of the nursing-home patient.
Boston, Little, Brown  (OCoLC) Online version: Hooper, Langdon. Care of the nursing-home patient. Boston, Little, Brown  (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Langdon Hooper; Paul A McWilliams.
To the Editor: The Current Concepts article by Drs. Libow and Starer on the care of the nursing home patient (July 13 issue)1 presented a comprehensive, updated, and practical overview of the major.
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Writing memoir is a deeply personal, and consequential, undertaking. One requirement for all patients in a nursing home is that they be under the care of a physician. The reason is that only a doctor can evaluate and prescribe a program of medical care for a patient’s well being.
That is beyond the scope of a nurse’s : Wesley Patrick. A nursing home can force a resident to leave only if at least one of the following conditions is met: The resident’s clinical or behavioral status endangers the safety of others at the facility.
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Care of the nursing-home patient; a textbook for nurse's aides, nursing assistants, orderlies, and attendants. Although rehabilitation is considered an important component of long-term care, few studies have looked at the factors associated with the provision of rehabilitation in this setting.
The authors examined one State's skilled nursing homes to gain information on their rehabilitation practices. Acute Care Rehabilitation. Nursing homes provide a cost-effective way to enable patients with injuries, acute illnesses or postoperative care needs to recover in an environment outside a hospital.
When these patients are admitted from a hospital, Medicare will cover the cost. 94 Utilizing NPs to manage nursing home patients could result in U.S.
$ billion () in health care savings through reducing avoidable and inappropriate care. 95 A systematic review of Author: Debra Bakerjian.revising plans of care for patients residing in nursing facilities at the end of life, the Missouri End of Life Coalition established an End of Life in the Nursing Home Task Force to provide guidance on appropriate palliative care objectives for residents in long-File Size: 1MB.Significantly updated and thoroughly revised, the 4th Edition approaches family nursing the way it is practiced today—with an evidence-based, clinical focus built on a firm foundation of theory and research.
From health promotion to end of life, a new organizational structure parallels the trajectory of illness, incorporating caring for the family along this continuum of care in a variety of.