A New Era of Well-Being

A New Era of Well-Being

Rebounding from the Pandemic and Other Life Challenges with Resilience Chances are, you’d do just about anything in your power to make sure he or she is safe and living a full life. Unfortunately, there are always going to be events or circumstances affecting your...
Healthy Aging in a Post-COVID World

Healthy Aging in a Post-COVID World

How You Can Help Your Residents Become More Resilient Few events in recent history have proven to be as transformational as the COVID-19 pandemic. Our lives have changed in almost every way imaginable – our daily routines, how we spend our free time, interacting with...
Well-Being in a Post-COVID World

Well-Being in a Post-COVID World

When you think about the residents you care for in your skilled nursing facility, what does it means for them to be “well?” During the pandemic, that answer was clear – freedom from the illness that seemed to stop the world from turning – at any cost. With its...
Building Better Health Through Resilience

Building Better Health Through Resilience

COVID-19 has many of us rethinking what it means to be “well.” For more than a year and a half, the world has been focused on the development of a safe vaccine against the illness. In the meantime, many patients were forced to forego preventative care during the...
Aging Well and the Impact of Mental Health

Aging Well and the Impact of Mental Health

When you think about what it means to “age well,” what comes to mind? For most of us, aging well probably means remaining physically healthy and free from debilitating illnesses or injuries – and certainly, that is important to having a positive aging experience. But...
Getting Older is Nothing to Fear

Getting Older is Nothing to Fear

There have been scant few examples in popular culture of older adults living their lives to the fullest.[1] For every episode of The Golden Girls, which depicted mature women living full and vibrant lives in retirement, there are hundreds of examples of ageist...