1.3 million older adults are confined to nursing homes for the crimes of frailty and dementia. They are serving life sentences without parole.
Let’s face it. Nearly everyone living in nursing homes and assisted living facilities is just waiting to die. But, it doesn’t have to be.
This video show just what true Person-Centered Care is all about. This should be the model everywhere.
Instead of saying, “We can’t do this because …,” let’s find ways to make it happen. It’s the right thing to do. We don’t need any other reason.
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