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Validation of the Basel Extent of Rationing of Nursing Care for Nursing Homes and Home Care, a Swedish version.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nursing open [Nurs Open] 2023 Jul; Vol. 10 (7), pp. 4504-4514. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Feb 28.

Abstract: Aim: The aim of the study was to translate, adapt and validate the instrument Basel Extent of Rationing of Nursing Care for Nursing Homes and Home Care for use in the Swedish community health care context.Design: A cross-sectional study. Data were coll...

Always on alert: How relatives of family members with dementia experience the transition from home to permanent nursing home placement.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nursing open [Nurs Open] 2023 Sep; Vol. 10 (9), pp. 6300-6308. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jun 21.

Abstract: Aim: Our aim was to gain insight into how the relatives of family members with dementia have experienced their family members' transition from home to permanent nursing home placement.Design: Our research was a qualitative case study.Methods: Inspired ...

A mixed methods study investigating the quality of urinary and faecal continence assessment and management in residential aged care: Challenges, implications and solutions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Australasian journal on ageing [Australas J Ageing] 2023 Sep; Vol. 42 (3), pp. 554-563. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Mar 27.

Abstract: Objective: Incontinence is one of the main reasons for institutionalisation into residential aged care. It is linked with increased falls, skin breakdown, depression, social isolation and impaired quality of life. Studies over the past decade have demo...

Potentially inappropriate medication use as predictors of hospitalization for residents in nursing home.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC geriatrics [BMC Geriatr] 2023 Aug 02; Vol. 23 (1), pp. 467. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Aug 02.

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Abstract: Background: Hospitalization of nursing home (NH) residents impose a significant healthcare burden. However, there is still a lack of information regarding the risk of hospitalization from inappropriate prescribing in NH residents. We aimed to estimate ...

New Dimensions of Staffing Patterns in Nursing Homes and Nursing Home Quality: Comparing Staffing Instability to Staffing Turnover.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the American Medical Directors Association [J Am Med Dir Assoc] 2023 Aug; Vol. 24 (8), pp. 1099-1105.e7. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 May 26.

Abstract: Objective: This study examines how measures of staffing-turnover and instability-are associated with one another and how they independently contribute to quality of care in nursing homes.Design: Cross-sectional analysis of 2021-2022 administrative data...

Frequency of changed behaviours in residential aged care and common mitigation strategies - A retrospective review of behavioural report logs.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of clinical nursing [J Clin Nurs] 2023 Aug; Vol. 32 (15-16), pp. 4771-4781. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 27.

Abstract: Background: Changed behaviours in residential aged care facilities (RACF) are frequently reported in the literature. How RACF staff routinely respond to these observed changed behaviours represents a significant gap.Objective: To analyse the frequency ...

Not as simple as it seems: extensive facility and training gaps in nursing home bathing.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Infection control and hospital epidemiology [Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol] 2023 Sep; Vol. 44 (9), pp. 1490-1493. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jun 16.

Abstract: Standardized observation of bed baths and showers for 100 residents in 8 nursing homes revealed inadequate cleansing of body sites (88%-100% failure) and >90% process failure involving lather, firm massage, changing dirty wipes or cloths, and following...

Acquisition behaviours for nutrition-related information based on a health promotion model for older adults in a long-term care facility.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nursing open [Nurs Open] 2023 Sep; Vol. 10 (9), pp. 6416-6427. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jun 21.

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Abstract: Aim: To explore the acquisition behaviours for nutrition-related information of older adults in a long-term care facility.Design: A qualitative descriptive design was used in this study.Methods: Sixteen older adults in a long-term care facility were re...

Healthcare leaders' and elected politicians' approach to support-systems and requirements for complying with quality and safety regulation in nursing homes - a case study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC health services research [BMC Health Serv Res] 2023 Aug 22; Vol. 23 (1), pp. 880. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Aug 22.

Abstract: Background: Healthcare leaders play an important and complex role in managing and handling the dual responsibility of both Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) for workers and quality and patient safety (QPS). There is a need for better understanding o...

Do health assessments affect time to permanent residential aged care admission for older women with and without dementia?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Geriatrics & gerontology international [Geriatr Gerontol Int] 2023 Aug; Vol. 23 (8), pp. 595-602. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jun 29.

Abstract: Aim: To investigate the effect of health assessments on permanent residential aged care admission for older Australian women with and without dementia.Methods: A total of 1427 older Australian women who had a health assessment between March 2002 and De...

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