New Webinar: Sticky Wicket or Cakewalk? Involving Residents’ Loved Ones in Discussions About Care
Date: Nov 04, 2021
Join Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialists (including one who is a nursing home administrator) with deep experience in long-term services and supports settings as they:
Provide practical tips to guide care conference and related conversations with older adults and their family and close friends.
Discuss how to handle challenges when family or close friends have differing desires from the older adult.
Share strategies and talking points to help you approach the process as a complement to care planning based on evidence-informed work.
Virtual Seminar: Creative, Evidence-Based Methods for Conversing with Residents with Communication Challenges
Date: Mar 30, 2021
How do we communicate with older adults whose ability to speak, write, read or understand speech is impaired? Led by Speech-Language Pathology experts Kelly Knollman-Porter and Vanessa Burshnic, this webinar explores common communication challenges among nursing home residents as well as low-tech, low-cost solutions that make a real difference!
We’ve partnered with the Ohio Department of Aging to offer virtual 1-to-1 coaching and on-demand support to Ohio nursing home providers interested in using PAL Cards for a quality improvement project (QIP) in their community. Join us for a brief webinar to learn more about the QIP!
Best Practices for Providing LGBT Affirming Residential Services
Date: Sep 03, 2020
Place: Pioneer Network Virtual Gathering
Interested in learning more about best practices to provide care for LGBT+ older adults? Join Preference Based Living team member, Rabbi Erica Steelman at Pioneer Network’s Virtual Event on Thursday, September 3, 2020 from 3-4pm EST.
Stronger Together: Combatting Isolation by Understanding Preferences
Date: Sep 22, 2020
Join us Tuesday, September 22nd, from 1pm – 2pm ET for a Linked Senior Webinar! This webinar will focus on the first steps of person-centered care: understanding who the residents are, learning how to get data about their current preferences in a digital and actionable manner and how to use that information to build individualized plans.
Join us for our presentation, Envisioning the Future of Preference Fulfillment, on September 1, 2020, from 3-4 pm ET at Pioneer Network’s Virtual Gathering. In this presentation, we’ll discuss how knowing resident preferences can support the delivery of person-centered care during the pandemic and provide a demo of a new website that tracks and reports important preference information as well as offer examples of how to use these reports for quality improvement.