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Survival Guide for The New Long Term Care Activities/Recreation Director: 10 Things You Should Know

You’ve just been hired as an Activities/Recreation Director for a long term care skilled nursing facility – Congratulations! Let me be the first to tell you how exciting that is! I might be biased but geriatrics are the BEST population for human services. As someone who has worked in long term care, and is currently […]

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Understanding Our Grief: Death & Loss in Geriatric Healthcare

All healthcare professionals understand the concept and undeniable knowledge that death is inevitable. But, it is something on the forefront of understanding for more people than others. As professionals that work in the geriatric healthcare field, death and loss of various levels are something we deal with quite possibly on a regular basis. This doesn’t […]