7 Patient Interaction Skills and How to Improve Them

As a Personal Support Worker (also referred to as a Personal Care Attendant), you’re responsible for taking care of patients who are unable to care for themselves. This typically includes the elderly, but can also include those who are chronically…

Nursing Interventions for Depression in Elder Adults

depression in older adult

The prevalence of depression among older adults is quite common. However, it does not necessarily mean that it’s normal. In many cases, older adults who experience depression do not receive the treatment they need. A major reason for this is…

Tips for Being an Effective Long-Distance Caregiver

When you’re heading up a caregiver group for a senior loved one long-distance, coordinating efforts can be a challenge. In order to make sure all their needs are being met, you’ll need organization and effective communication. You can boost your…