In the past five years, the landscape of Long Term Care (LTC) has changed. The Affordable Care Act is making it more difficult to obtain Medicaid reimbursement dollars while putting more emphasis on improving the level of care. 383 more words
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“Patient experience. I’d like you to take over the initiative,” he said. I looked to my left and right.
Shit. He’s talking to me.
For a moment, I had an overwhelming sense of insecurity. 1,126 more words
Randomized controlled trial of conventional versus modern surgical dressings following primary total hip and knee replacements
Source: International Orthopaedics 2015, 39(7), 1315-19
Date of publication: July 2015
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: compares two types of dressing (conventional gauze-based versus absorbing hydrofibre) after primary total hip or knee arthroplasties, looking at dressing changes, complication rates, satisfaction of nurses and patients and cosmetic appearance of wounds. 45 more words
A half-year after upsetting elderly patients and their families with news it was dramatically cutting home care, the local Community Care Access Centre is reporting increased home visits, wait times that are lowest in the province and a 93 per cent patient satisfaction rating. 715 more words