While most residents of long term care facilities return home, many individuals require skilled nursing through their final stages of life. This is often an emotional and challenging time for the family of the individual, as well as the staff who cares daily for the resident. Whether the resident is there for a few months or for years, quality of life is a critical element to any care plan.
End of Life Care
Quality of Life
Quality of Life Assessment: The Borun Center for Gerontological Research resource on quality of life assessment, including training modules and fundamentals.
Quality Assisted Living: AHCA Bookstore: This book seeks to understand and evaluate assisted living residents' perceived ideas of what constitutes quality of life.