New Joint Commission Regulations for Pain Management in Behavioral Health, Home Care, and Nursing Care Center Programs
As a response to the nation’s opioid addiction epidemic, the Joint Commission set revised standards in 2018 that require hospitals, critical access hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and...
Hospital Sleep Programs Encourage Healing
Sleep is necessary to keep us alert, elevate our mood, steer off illness, improve our health, and of course… to make us look well rested and encourage “beauty”.  Just as we need water to survive,...
Skilled Nursing Facility Uses Aromatherapy to Improve Person-Centered Care
Many Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) are continually looking for ways to improve person-centered care initiatives, while at the same time focusing to decrease anti-psychotic medications.
Falling May Negatively Impact Quality of Life and the Bottom Line in Long-Term Care
The first day of Fall is tagged as Falls Prevention Awareness Day by the National Council of Aging.  
The Aging Population: Fear of Falling and How Fall Prevention Can Help
One of the most common nightmares people have is falling. According to dreamdictionary.com, this dream of falling usually translates into the fact we are losing control over a situation.
Therapeutic Aromatherapy in Dementia and Senior Health Care
One of the biggest challenges in senior care today is trying to find the balance between quality of life and physical safety for people with dementia/Alzheimer’s while keeping the need for...
What is it Like to Experience Dementia?
Memory loss, impaired reasoning, personality changes, deteriorating motor skills.  We think we understand these words that define these symptoms of dementia.  We sympathize, but do we really...
From Cancer Care to Elder Care, Elequil Helps to Improve Quality of Life
With 70% of hospitals ranking patient satisfaction and experience as one of their top 3 priorities for the next three years1, many healthcare providers are turning to complementary health...
AromaTabs - Calming for Alzheimer's/Dementia Patient
My mom has suffered from Alzheimer's/Dementia for 10 years and it's been very difficult on me and the family. For the past five years she has been extremely anxious and angry at times making it...
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