Category: Nursing Homes Articles

What is a SNF?

“Nursing Facilities are for people who don’t have loved ones to care for them.” “Nursing Homes smell horrible.” “Once you go in a nursing home, you never leave.” “I would never put my mom in a nursing home.”

What’s in a Word?

by Cynthia Hancock, Ph.D. & Dena Shenk Ph.D.  Many people who work in aging services spend countless hours caring for… Read more »

Alzheimer’s Disease Co-morbidities

Alzheimer’s disease is a chronic, progressive neurodegenerative brain disorder that affects patient’s memory, language, and judgment, decision making, planning and… Read more »