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Alone in a crowd? : social isolation of seniors in care facilities

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116686
Author
Association of Advocates for Care Reform
Call Number
HQ 1061 A66 1997
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Alone in a crowd? : social isolation of seniors in care facilities
Alternate Title
Alone in a crowd
Author
Association of Advocates for Care Reform
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Peanut Butter Publishing
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
xviii, 169 p. ; 23 cm
Subjects
Aged
Social isolation
Long-term care facilities
Nursing homes
Loneliness
Aging
ISBN
089716718X
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
HQ 1061 A66 1997
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Balance (Alexandria, Va.)

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117801
Location
Vancouver Community
Loan Policy
Non-circulating
Title
Balance (Alexandria, Va.)
Alternate Title
Balance
Publisher
American College Of Health Care Administrators
Year Published
1997-
Subjects
Long term care
Nursing homes
Health Services
Notes
Merger of: Journal of long term care administration; and: Long-term care administrator; and: College notes.
ISSN
1094-6195 (Print)
Format
Serial
Location
Vancouver Community
Loan Policy
Non-circulating
Frequency
Eight no. a year
Holdings
1-5 1997-2001
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Canadian nursing home.

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117811
Location
Vancouver Community
Loan Policy
Non-circulating
Title
Canadian nursing home.
Publisher
Health Media
Year Published
1990-
Subjects
Geriatrics
Homes for the aged
Nursing homes
Canada
Notes
Continues: Ontario nursing home journal.
ISSN
0847-5520 (Print)
Format
Serial
Location
Vancouver Community
Loan Policy
Non-circulating
Frequency
Quarterly
Holdings
3-18 1992-2007
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Dining skills supplement : practical interventions for the caregivers of the eating-disabled older adult

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116628
Author
Russell, Carlene
American Dietetic Association
Call Number
WT 115 C66 1998
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Dining skills supplement : practical interventions for the caregivers of the eating-disabled older adult
Author
Russell, Carlene
American Dietetic Association
Responsibility
edited by Carlene Russell
Place
Colorado Springs, CO
Publisher
American Dietetic Association
Year Published
1998
Physical Description
[various pages] ; 28 cm
Subjects
Nutrition - in old age
Dietary Services
Nursing homes
Abstract
A dining skills checklist, dysphagia reassessment checklist, finger foods, and staff competency checklist for eating assistance.
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WT 115 C66 1998
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The Eden alternative handbook : the art of building human habitats

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog120216
Author
Thomas, William H.
Call Number
WT27.1 T56 1999
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
The Eden alternative handbook : the art of building human habitats
Author
Thomas, William H.
Responsibility
William H. Thomas
Place
Sherburne, NY
Publisher
Summer Hill Co.
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
144 p.
Subjects
Nursing homes
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WT27.1 T56 1999
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Keeping busy : a handbook of activities for persons with dementia

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119534
Author
Dowling, James R.
Call Number
WM220 D747 1995
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Keeping busy : a handbook of activities for persons with dementia
Author
Dowling, James R.
Place
Baltimore
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
178 p.
Subjects
Alzheimer's Disease
Adult day care centers
Nursing homes
Occupational therapy for older people
Recreational activities
Activity programs
Abstract
Describes a variety of activities designed to bring meaning and enjoyment to the lives of persons with dementia. The activities are organized by general categories such as music, exercise, horticulture, pets, humor, and social events. The largest section deals with communication and includes word games that help people strengthen their remaining verbal skills. The description of each activity includes step-by-step instructions, as well as tips on how to adapt it for small or large groups, for individuals at home or in an organization, or people who are bedridden.
ISBN
0801850592
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WM220 D747 1995
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Long term care facility resident assessment instrument : user's manual

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116622
Author
Allen, James E.
Call Number
WT 30 A427 1997
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Long term care facility resident assessment instrument : user's manual
Alternate Title
Long term care facility resident assessment instrument user's manual: for use with version 2.0 of HCFA minimum data set resident assessment protocols and utilization guidelines, October 1995, plus HCFA's 249 questions and answers, August 1996
Author
Allen, James E.
Place
New York
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company
Year Published
1997
Physical Description
[various pagings] ; 28 cm
Subjects
Geriatric Assessment
Long-Term Care
Nursing homes
Abstract
Companion v. to Nursing home federal requirements and guidleines to surveyors / James E. Allen
ISBN
0826199003
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WT 30 A427 1997
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Palliative and nursing home care : policies, challenges, and quality of life

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog120697
Author
Plunkett, Samuel E.
Call Number
ONLINE WB310 P48 2011
URL
View Ebook
Title
Palliative and nursing home care : policies, challenges, and quality of life
Author
Plunkett, Samuel E.
Responsibility
editor, Samuel E. Plunkett
Place
New York
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers
Year Published
2011
Subjects
Palliative Care
Nursing homes
Nursing home care
Abstract
Identifying the palliative care needs of home-based people with end-stage dementia and their carers. Mental distress in children orphaned by AIDS : the efficacy of natural mentoring as palliative care. Quality of sexual life of nursing home residents. Back to the future : a research journey in haematology and palliative care. The changing role of the licensed practical nurse in nursing home care. Special considerations for providing care for obese nursing home residents. Palliative care and dementia : is a good death possible at home? Where and how non-oncological respiratory patients die : a palliative answer. Can data envelopment analysis be used to study performance efficiency in nursing homes? Quality of life for older persons living in nursing homes : a cross-sectional study. Neonatal palliative care : new practice, new challenges. Depression and mood distress among female patients with gynecological cancer in a programme of palliative cancer care.
ISBN
9781611224177
9781612091914
Format
Ebook
Call Number
ONLINE WB310 P48 2011
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=nlebk&AN=539998&site=ehost-live
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Physiotherapy practice in residential aged care

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117597
Author
Nitz, Jennifer C.
Hourigan, Susan R.
Call Number
WB460 P59 2004
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Physiotherapy practice in residential aged care
Author
Nitz, Jennifer C.
Hourigan, Susan R.
Responsibility
edited by Jennifer C. Nitz, Susan R. Hourigan
Place
Edinburgh
Publisher
Butterworth-Heinmann
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
vii, 385 p. : ill.
Subjects
Physical Therapy
Physical therapy - In old age
Aged
Residential Treatment
Homes for the aged
Physiotherapy
Nursing homes
Elderly
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
075068772X
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WB460 P59 2004
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Preventing resident falls in long-term care

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117400
Author
Coastal Training Technologies (Producer)
Call Number
V 691 2003
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Preventing resident falls in long-term care
Author
Coastal Training Technologies (Producer)
Place
Belleville, ON
Publisher
[distr. by] Electrolab Training Systems
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
1 videocassette (16 min.) ; + 1 guide
Subjects
Accidental falls
Accidental falls - Prevention & control
Nursing homes
Homes for the aged
Risk Assessment
Abstract
Covers reasons for falls in residential care facilities; identifies risk factors; presents suggestions for falls prevention
Notes
26-HC70
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
V 691 2003
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