Everything listed under: nursing home needs

  • New Nursing Home Staffing Study Reiterates Need for Appropriate Staffing

    A new study has been released which reiterates the strong need for adequate nursing home staff counts.   According to the study, nurses and other various nursing staff are leaving their jobs at nursing homes because of the dire effects low staffing causes.   Low staff counts have been contributing to more hours working under high stress, leading to job dissatisfaction and burn-out.   Read More...

  • Non-Profit Organization Supports Nursing Home Patients In Need

    A local non-profit is raising funds to support nursing home patients in 20 different nursing homes. The organization attempts to meet personal needs such as blankets to keep them warm. The founder observed the needs as a volunteer 11 years ago. “I saw all the need that exists,” the founder said.   Read More...