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Boomers most engaged workers in senior living-6011

Boomers most engaged workers in senior living

Over half (53%) of people in the "boomer" age group who work in senior living are highly engaged (passionate and committed to mission) in the jobs, compared to 47% in the Generation X and 41% in the Millennial age categories.

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Independent residents avoid moving to higher levels of care-5369

Independent residents avoid moving to higher levels of care

Interviews were conducted with 367 people who lived in residences for older adults that feature multiple levels of living, such as independent, assisted and skilled nursing.

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Does assisted living programming meet resident needs?-5093

Does assisted living programming meet resident needs?

In British Columbia (Canada), the Residential Care Regulation, which applies to assisted living residences along with other longterm care environments, states that a licensed home must “designate an employee, qualified by training or experience, to organize and supervise physical, social and recreational activities for persons in care; give the designated employee sufficient time away from other duties to carry out the activities; and ensure that there is sufficient time for persons in care to participate in the activities.” How is the directive to provide recreational activities being implemented?

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Activity directors and RNs key to quality of life in nursing homes-5076

Activity directors and RNs key to quality of life in nursing homes

People live in long-term care nursing homes because they need assistance with activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing, moving about and using the toilet. They may also require assistance with other daily tasks.

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Healthcare workforce is shrinking-4425

Healthcare workforce is shrinking

Using a baseline of 23 skilled health professionals per 10,000 people, the authors of a report released by the World Health Organization predicted that by the year 2035, there will be a global shortage of 12.9 million health care workers.

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Alternative schedules appeal to older workers-3295

Alternative schedules appeal to older workers

What are the work conditions that would keep older workers on the job? Compared to younger workers, people in the middle and older ages can be more engaged in their work (The Sloan Center on Aging & Work, December 2011), which is good for the employer as well as the worker.

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