Coding M0800: Worsening Pressure Ulcers
In this section, we are asked to evaluate two very specific questions about any Stage 2, 3 or 4 pressure ulcers coded as “present” in M0300 on this assessment. 1. Were any not present on the last OBRA or scheduled PPS assessment? 2. Were any at a lesser numerical stage ...
The Cruelty of Calling Older Adults ‘Sweetie’ or 'Honey'
You might call an older adult "Honey" or "Sweetie" with the best intentions, but that doesn't minimize the sting when it happens.http://www.timegoesby.net/
Outlook for Older Job Seekers: Better Than Advertised
Here are 4 tips to find the right kind of work.
Making Elder Homes More LGBT-Friendly
“It is quite common for LGBT older adults to be subjected to discrimination and ill-informed approaches to care and services.”
A Cure for Senior Loneliness Is Within Our Reach
Society is beginning to understand the perils of loneliness and social isolation more than ever before.