Nursing Homes

The below items have "Nursing Homes" as a subject.

Title Format Publication Yearsort descending Call Number Abstract
Tender Loving Greed: The scandal of the American nursing-home "industry" fully exposed" Book 1974 LT1.M1
Living and dying at Murray manor Book 1975 DD1.G50

An examination of the social organization of care in a large nonprofit, church-related nursing home offering both res

Living in a Nursing Home Book 1976 LT1.B50

This book is a guide for elderly people who are planning on entering a nursing home, their families, and their friend

A family decision Videocassette 1984 LT5.T1

Focuses on the emotional difficulties of placing an elderly family member in a nursing home.

Understanding Families: A Guidebook for Trainers of Nursing Home Staff Book 1984 LT4.R2
A family decision DVD 1984 LT5.T1

Focuses on the emotional difficulties of placing an elderly family member in a nursing home.

Mental Health and Aging: A curriculum guide for nursing home caregivers Book 1984 PS4.H1
Care of Alzheimer's patients: a manual for nursing home staff Book 1985 PS4.G5

This manual describes Alzheimer's disease and creative solutions for problem behaviors such as: depression, rumm

The Oregon nursing home guidebook Book 1986 LT1.K30

Covers decision-making about long term care, finding and paying for a nursing home, arranging for placement, meeting

Improving the Quality of Care in Nursing Homes Book 1986 LT1.C3
A Change in Residence: Home No Longer Best Place to Be DVD 1987 LT5.K3
A Change in Residence: Home No Longer Best Place to Be Videocassette 1987 LT5.K3
Harvest Moon Book 1987 LT1.T20

In "Harvest Moon," the readers get a glimpse of what it is like to live in a nursing home.

And the home of the brave Videocassette 1988 LT5.K10

This video provides sensitivity training for caregivers and students of gerontology and is a tool for teaching reside

And the home of the brave DVD 1988 LT5.K10

This video provides sensitivity training for caregivers and students of gerontology and is a tool for teaching reside

Another home for mom Videocassette 1989 LT5.V1

Rex and his wife have willingly accepted the responsibility of caring for Rex's elderly mother at home.

Another home for mom DVD 1989 LT5.V1

Rex and his wife have willingly accepted the responsibility of caring for Rex's elderly mother at home.

Educational Innovations in Gerontology: Teaching Nursing Homes and Gerontological Nurse Practitioners Book 1990 LT4.A2
Building bridges: ways to improve the quality of long term nursing home care DVD 1990 LT5.A30

In an news magazine format, this video describes several ways to involve the nursing home in the community.

Resident Abuse in Nursing Homes: Understanding and Preventing Abuse Book 1990 ET7.K5
Building bridges: ways to improve the quality of long term nursing home care Videocassette 1990 LT5.A30

In an news magazine format, this video describes several ways to involve the nursing home in the community.

Advance directives: CPR in nursing homes DVD 1991 ET5.V2

Helps staff and residents to discuss CPR.

Community: an intergenerational friendship program between young people and nursing home residents. DVD 1991 FM5.D1

Documents an intergenerational program where students regularly visit a nursinghome.

Advance directives: CPR in nursing homes Videocassette 1991 ET5.V2

Helps staff and residents to discuss CPR.

Values & Ethics for a Caring Staff in Nursing Homes: A Training Guide Book 1991 LT4.U4
I think we're going to make it DVD 1991 LT5.J1

5 programs on restraint reduction: I think we're going to make it (11:20); A Multidisciplinary (6:35); Environmental

Community: an intergenerational friendship program between young people and nursing home residents. Videocassette 1991 FM5.D1

Documents an intergenerational program where students regularly visit a nursinghome.

Improving the Quality of Medical Care in Nursing Homes Book 1991 MD4.C1
I think we're going to make it Videocassette 1991 LT5.J1

5 programs on restraint reduction: I think we're going to make it (11:20); A Multidisciplinary (6:35); Environme

Essential Psychosocial Inservices for Nursing Home Personnel Curricula/Educational unit 1992 PS4.E40
Quality Care for Nursing Home Residents: Working with OBRA [conference packet] Book 1992 LT4.Q50
Final Report: Nursing Home Vision 2000 Book 1994 LT1.N5
The A. B. Cs of behavior change: skills for working with behavior problems in nursing homes Book 1994 CO4.C30
Expenditures and sources of payment for persons in nursing and personal care homes. National medical expenditure survey research findings 19. Book 1994 EC7.S20

This report from the NMES Institutional Population Component presents estimates of total nursing home and licensed pe

Barriers to Mental Health Services for Nursing Home Residents Book 1994 MH1.L3
Nursing home life: a guide for residents and families, revised edition Book 1995 LT4.P40

Information on choosing a nursing home, arranging for admission, adjusting to nursing home life, structure and servic

From Nursing Homes to Home Care Book 1996 LT1.C30

This book provides a thorough discussion of issues on health care reform, long term care, and the future of our aging

I'd rather be home DVD 1997 ET5.B30

Documents a domestic violence case of Norman, over a period of 7 years.

I'd rather be home Videocassette 1997 ET5.B30

Documents a domestic violence case of Norman, over a period of 7 years.

A time to change Videocassette 2000 DD5.M33

Part of a 4-tape series.

A Way Back Home DVD 2003 EN5.A10

Explores ways to develop the household model of care in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities for elders.

Bunny and Leona CDROM 2003 AG5.K10

This is the story of two sisters, Bunny 67, and Leona, 72, torn apart after living together for almost 30 years.

Gert's Secret CDROM 2003 AG5.K11
A Way Back Home Videocassette 2003 EN5.A10

Explores ways to develop the household model of care in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities for elders.

Nobody's Home: Candid reflections of a nursing home aide Book 2004 LT1.N30

This book provides an inside view of what it is like to work as a nursing home aide.

Almost Home DVD 2005 EN5.L40

Almost Home follows one couple bonded by their struggle with Alzheimer's and another divided by the challenges o

Golden Years DVD 2005 AG5.A4

The Longevity Revolution, cross-cultural, stereotypes - all present challenges to meeting the needs of America's

In Pursuit of the Sunbeam: A Practical Guide to Transformation from Institution to Household Book 2006 LT1.P20

The sunbeam," the right to home, has eluded the frail elders of this country for too long. It is time for a change.

Old Age in a New Age: The Promise of Transformative Nursing Homes Book 2007 LT1.B10

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Palliative Care for Care Homes: A Practical Handbook Book 2009 DD1.C10

Care home workers increasingly work with people nearing the end of their lives, including people with medically compl

Handle With Care Teaching Guide: Preventing Food Borne Illness in Nursing Homes Book n.d. LT4.N1
Ethnicity and nursing homes: components of culturally sensitive care Book n.d. MN7.Y10

Reviews the current state of cultural sensitivity in most nursing homes and then describes six residential long term

Consultant Pharmacy Practice Book n.d. PH1.S2

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