Archive for the ‘aging’ tag

Enhanced Psychosocial Screening in Nursing Homes: Opportunities for Social Work Highlighted in New Journal Article

“Psychosocial care in nursing homes in the era of the MDS 3.0:  Perspectives of the experts” by Sheryl Zimmerman, Robert Connolly, Joan Levy Zlotnik, Mercedes Bern-Klug and Lauren Cohen was published in the July 2012 Journal of Gerontological Social Work (volume 55, issue 8, pp. 444-457).  The article reviews the April 2011 convening of interdisciplinary, […]

August 20th, 2012 at 3:43 pm

End-Of-Life Care

Efforts to Increase Research and to Translate Findings End of Life References This research Web page resource focuses on end-of-life care. Although end-of-life care is often closely connected with medical services and facilities, social workers, with our history of home-based and family-oriented services, have been in the forefront of end-of-life services whether through hospice care […]

May 10th, 2007 at 1:23 pm

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