Body, Mind and Soul: Creating Activity Programming for the Whole Person
May 17, 2016 at 1:00 PM EDT, 12:00 PM CDT, 11:00 AM MDT, 10:00 AM PDT
Keeping the mind stimulated, the body active and the soul nourished is key to every person's well-being, regardless of physical or cognitive state. During this webinar we will discuss the value of establishing a high quality Life Enrichment or Activity Program and the positive impact such a program can have for your community. Want suggestions of what can be done for members who are in various life stages? We will talk about that. Wondering about resources for ideas? We will talk about that. Are you interested in making your activities more vibrant? We will discuss that too.
Honoring Choice when Choice Seems Risky
June 14, 2016 at 1:00 PM EDT, 12:00 PM CDT, 11:00 AM MDT, 10:00 AM PDT
Many nursing homes on the culture change journey want to expand the choices of their residents, but when the choice poses some risk, they worry about negative outcomes and about survey deficiencies for what they allow, even when no negative outcome has occurred. Hear about a new toolkit that assists home to evaluate these risky choices and to care plan to assist many of these choices, rather than denying them. The toolkit includes templates for the care team to consider to maximize choice while maximizing safety.