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A Guide for Nursing Home Social Workers, Second Edition by Beaulieu Elise MSW ACSW LICSW

By Beaulieu Elise MSW ACSW LICSW

ìBeaulieuís a long time of social paintings perform remove darkness from each bankruptcy, her years of networking with colleagues in Massachusetts and national improve each paragraph, and nuggets of perception earned via effectively developing significant relationships with citizens and households are mirrored in each notice. She is aware her stuff and during this publication stocks it with others who're dedicated to improving the standard of lifetime of nursing domestic citizens via very good social paintings services.î

From the Foreword by way of Mercedes Bern-Klug, PhD, MSW, MA
The collage of Iowa university of Social Work

"Beaulieu's book... sincerely articulates what on-the-ground nursing domestic social paintings perform involves... those assets are necessary because it is unusual to be uncovered to this kind of info or aspect in the course of one's academic training... Beaulieu finds layer upon layer of social employee roles, tasks, and significant instruments. it is a entire consultant for social workers."--The Gerontologist

This thoroughly up-to-date advisor for nursing domestic social employees displays the newest political, fiscal, and cultural tendencies and standards for nursing domestic amenities and the way they impression social staff. it's the so much entire advisor to nursing domestic social paintings to be had and contains new chapters on altering expectancies and new types for nursing domestic amenities (including the patient-centered facility), catastrophe making plans, discomfort in older adults, and households and subsequent of relatives as felony representatives. additionally incorporated are rules which have been revised or extra because the earlier version used to be released, together with information regarding the hot minimal facts Set (MDS 3.0) and the medical health insurance Portability and responsibility Act (HIPAA), and up to date content material on dementia, melancholy, elder abuse, and more.

Key Features:

  • Comprises the main accomplished advisor to nursing domestic social paintings available
  • Includes new chapters on tradition and variety; spirituality; catastrophe making plans; discomfort in older adults; new versions for nursing houses; and households as felony representatives
  • Provides new information regarding MDS 3.0 and HIPAA
  • Contains worthwhile varieties for checks, screenings, transfer/discharge notes, new HIPAA varieties, and lots of others

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