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Making dementia programming outcome driven

The goal of programming and life enrichment is to help residents live their highest quality of life – no matter their interests, background, life stories and abilities. For programming to support optimal wellness in residents, it needs to establish engagement opportunities that match realistic goals for each individual. Measuring outcomes of activities, whether they are […]

Dementia care: Getting the individual’s perspective

Providing person centered care to individuals that have dementia is essential to their quality of life. A critical challenge in achieving this is understanding the perspective of the person with cognitive impairment. With a proper appreciation of that perspective, one can communicate better to achieve more precise assessments, better care and evaluation. It is also critical […]

Tracking dementia engagement successes – or failures

The goal of dementia engagement is to provide the individual with the best quality of life possible.  To achieve this, the person centered care requires ongoing fine tuning of the programs & interventions based on the interests and capabilities of the person. Because cognitive impairment makes feedback difficult to obtain, it can be hard to […]

Revera Health Systems selects Linked Senior to provide person centered care

Washington DC, May 26rd 2014: – Revera Health Systems, a leading senior care organization, selected Linked Senior, as a key component of the organization’s quality care and person centered initiatives.  The Revera team is deploying Linked Senior at their 29 skilled nursing facilities starting with an initial implementation of 8 locations. A Cloud based dementia and […]

Linked Senior Announces New Partnership With CaremergeTo Promote A Mind-Body Balance For The Elderly

Caremerge LLC, a revolutionary communication and care coordination platform for the senior care industry, announced today a new partnership with Linked Senior, the leader in resident engagement for the senior housing and long term care market, based in Washington D.C., providing resident-centered experiences in retirement communities through touchscreen interfaces and a 100% cloud-based platform. The […]