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Posted:November 6, 2015
Happiness and the ability to savor positive experiences can have lasting benefits on physical and emotional health. In a recent study performed by Mather LifeWays Institute, 267 older adults were asked to rate their happiness and health. The results proved that the more savoring ability the person possessed, the healthier they tended to be. The following guidelines are recommended by experts that can help to assist in health of senior living residents. As these are implemented, a sound Senior Living Liability Insurance Program..
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Posted:October 27, 2015
The fluctuating economy and increased costs of assisted living have caused providers and consumers alike to find creative ways of caring for seniors. In order to compete with the other modern senior care models, traditional assisted living facilities are now offering a variety of new amenities and features. As the predicted trends are examined, your clients' senior care facility should be equipped with Assisted Living Facility Insurance to protect against the potential perils they might face.
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Posted:October 12, 2015
In recent news, over 50 nursing homes were cited for falsely advertising dementia care in their facilities. As the assisted living centers were not adequately equipped to make such claims, they have been cited by state regulators. Given this development, Nursing Home Liability is brought into question.
After a July review by the Alzheimer’s Association of Massachusetts and New Hampshire caused regulators to become wary of their advertising practices, the state found that nearly 60 percent of facilities that advertised memory, dementia, or cognitive..
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Posted:September 18, 2015
Were you aware that the number of seniors in need of care is expected to double by 2030? As highlighted in the infographic above, this is according to sbdcnet.org, which cites that as of now there are roughly one million Americans who currently reside in senior care facilities.
This industry is comprised of many parts; nursing homes, assisted living facilities, home health care agencies, retirement care centers, memory care facilities, and more. The 77 billion Baby Boomers of today have already begun to retire, and will continue to do so steadily..
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Posted:September 18, 2015
A recent report which indicated that nurses experience verbal and physical abuse on a near-daily basis has caused a new anti-bullying policy to be implemented in healthcare workplaces nationwide. With the implementation of this policy, Assisted Living Liability can be reduced.
The American Nurses Association (ANA) cited its survey that received feedback from 3,765 RNs declaring that almost a quarter of the respondents had been physically assaulted at work by a patient or a patient’s family member, according to McKnight’s. What’s more, almost half..
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Posted:September 4, 2015
Earlier this year, we discussed the possibility of installing Cameras in Nursing Home Rooms and the repercussions the idea posed. More recently, cameras have been permitted in California nursing homes and assisted living patient rooms upon consent. In an age where accountability is so vital to society, a variety of industries are starting to employ video recording as part of safety protocols. In addition to proper practices, Assisted Living Liability Insurance can help to ease the transition to camera based patient care.
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Posted:August 21, 2015
An administrator for a senior living establishment has employed the use of GPS-like technology to effectively track residents and promote safety during daily operations. The Michigan based facility has been successful with their implementation of this new development, helping to decrease Assisted Living Liability.
Deb Banton has turned to advanced technology to improve customer care and safety practices in her 65-bed facility, Traverse Victorian Senior Living. The new home, which opened in March, features three separate themed rooms, luxury accommodations, and upscale decoration. Although Banton..
Assisted Living Liability GPS Locator for Seniors Nursing Home Industry Trends
Posted:August 7, 2015
Fairfax Nursing Center, a long-term care provider, has reached a settlement of $97,500 in a suit claiming the facility failed to provide accommodations for deaf individuals. Two deaf family members of an FNC patient filed the claim in 2014 when sign language interpreters or auxiliary aids were not provided during critical communications regarding the care of the resident. Given the severity of these claims, it is important to note that VA Nursing Home Liability can be minimized upon the proper compliance with disability laws.
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Posted:July 27, 2015