An Infection Control Case Study That May Make You Sick!

This is a true account of what I found at one of the facilities I took over a couple of years ago.  It demonstrates that one problem can be so much bigger than any of us realize. “A Salmonella outbreak?  How did that happen?” I asked.  (Read b...

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How to Eliminate Dietary Complaints… for Under a Buck!

I originally got started in longterm care through the Dietary Department.  I had previous restaurant experience, so that was a plus on my resume when I applied for a position at a local V.A. nursing home. I was hired as the Foodservice Supervisor and within a...

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20 Reasons Why Most Nursing Homes Develop Inhouse Acquired Pressure Ulcers and Why They Need a Good Kick in the Pants!

Do you know what one of the most often used arguments in lawsuits against nursing homes is?  “The facility allowed the patient to develop avoidable bedsores…”  As Nursing Home Professionals, it is our job to ensure that our residents do not...

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