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.