Cathy Lieblich, Director of Network Relations Many people know Pioneer Network primarily as an advocate for those who live and work in traditional nursing homes. This is a great thing to be known for, and we are proud of the… Read more
Month: July 2016
Taking Stock of Person-Centered Care Practices
PHI Blog Person-centered care is being gradually implemented throughout U.S. nursing homes, although progress has been slow and much more work still needs to be done, a paper published in the latest issue of Generations argues. PHI National Director of… Read more
Quality Pays — and Person Centered Care is a Path to Quality!
Matt Younger, CEO, Northwest Health Services, Inc.; Former Administrator of the Section for Long-Term Care Regulation, Missouri DHSS; Member of your Pioneer Network Education Committee One thing we’ve learned in health care in the last several years is that investing… Read more
Inspired Care: Bringing Action Pact’s Household Model® to Australia
Megan Hannan – ActionPact In this era of globalization, Pioneer Network’s goal to “change the culture of aging” requires sharing and learning across countries and continents. Since hearing about Action Pact’s Household Model® in 2007, Australia’s largest nonprofit provider of… Read more
Culture Change or Person Centered Care — What is the Real Journey?
Joan Devine, Director of Education – Pioneer Network A facility or a home. A feeder or a person who needs assistance with eating. A common room or a living room. What we say and how we say it – it… Read more