Alzheimer’s, Dementia, Memory Care: Demand will Rise

We’ve all heard of the “silver tsunami.” And we should know that the number of boomers who will be diagnosed with memory impairment will continue to rise each year. The question remains who will care for this growing population who will no longer be able to care for themselves? Unfortunately, it will be a problem.Continue reading “Alzheimer’s, Dementia, Memory Care: Demand will Rise”

Caring for Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: Why Employee Failures are Your Own

With the recent headlines focused on the neglect and tragedies that can occur for people with dementia in assisted living and long-term care environments, I am reminded of an Ask the Staffing Experts column I wrote a few years ago. When an employee fails to provide the care necessary and expected, it is often becauseContinue reading “Caring for Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: Why Employee Failures are Your Own”