A Person-Centered Approach to Eliminating Personal Alarms and Physical Restraints
Thursday, February 26, 2015 2:00-3:30 p.m. ET
Restraint use in nursing homes was once an accepted standard of practice and care. However, evidence-based research demonstrated that restraints cause declines in physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being. As staff came to understand the detrimental effects of restraints and changed practice, the use of personal alarms as an alternative became widespread.  LEARN MORE

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New Dining Standards Toolkit Now Available
In 2012, the Rothschild Foundation provided funding for Pioneer Network to convene a Task Force to develop a Dining Standards Toolkit which would help long-term care communities implement the New Dining Practice Standards. Put the new standards and research to work for you. LEARN MORE

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Supporting A Culture of Aging that is Life-Affirming, Satisfying, Humane and Meaningful Since 1997

Pioneer Network is exceedingly grateful for the foundations that support its work, including the Retirement Research Foundation and the Hulda B. and Maurice L. Rothschild Foundation, and is grateful as well as for its national partners and sponsors.