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Nursing Dementia

May 18, 2011
By Nursing

A person with Dementia has the same rights as a person without Dementia. They are a human being and deserve to be treated fairly. This also includes the right to be treated with dignity and respect. So how its important when Nursing Dementia residents that you show you care about ther person. Nursing Demenita...
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Incontinence In The Elderly

May 4, 2011
By Nursing
Incontinence In The Elderly

Incontinence In The Elderly is not an easy subject to discuss. Actually it is a topic that needs to be covered with respect, dignity and in confidence. Its a matter of respecting the Elderly Person but also making sure that the Incontinence is dealt with so that a solution can be used. Incontinence In...
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Aged Care facility

April 26, 2011
By Nursing
Aged Care facility

Do you really knows what goes on in an Aged Care Facility? Are you aware of the day to day living restrictions that are placed on aged care Nurses from shift to shift? Do you know how many residents each aged care Nurse is expected to care for each time that they work within...
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Funding For Dementia Care

April 19, 2011
By Nursing
Funding For Dementia Care

There are never enough Dementia Care Nursing homes and the Funding For Dementia Care never seems enough. There is more and more causes of Dementia coming forward every single day. Back in 2008 there were 227300 people in Australia confirmed diagnosed with Dementia. It used to be more common in the older age group...
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Aged Care Courses

April 6, 2011
By Nursing
Aged Care Courses

 Aged Care Courses – What Careers Are Out There? By Jack Sam White The Australian population is ageing. The number of older people (aged 65-84) will almost double over the next 40 years. The number of the very old (85+) will quadruple. This is creating many opportunities for careers in aged-care and will...
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Aging In Place

April 5, 2011
By Nursing

Now days many Nursing Homes or Nursing facilities try to cater for everyone needs, be it emotional needs, physical needs, or nutritional needs. Even religious beliefs are catered for in most Nursing Homes, along with the need to keep a resident in the same environment that they are used to being in. Ageing In...
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Aged Care Queensland

March 18, 2011
By Nursing
Aged Care Queensland

There are a lot of Aged Care Nursing Homes throughout Australia so how do you know which Aged Care Queensland Nursing Home is going to be suitable for your loved family member? Trusting your precious family member to an Aged Care Home is a big task and finding one that is suitable will depend...
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Definition Of Dementia

March 11, 2011
By Nursing

How is it possible to find out what the Definition of Dementia is? When you are experiencing memory loss, or starting to wonder about your loved ones memory is there a way to seek answers to your questions? Definition of Dementia Dementia is a term that can be used to describe the symptoms of...
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Care For Dementia

March 5, 2011
By Nursing
Care For Dementia

Once the elderly become old there are many Nursing Issues that will arise with their day to day living….from safety to health and nutrition to even basic hygiene so what happens to those that experience Dementia? Are you able to Care For Dementia Residents? You will need special facilities for the Dementia person, and...
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Aged Care Nursing

February 9, 2011
By Nursing
Aged Care Nursing

If you were going to enter the Nursing Industry would you enter as a Aged Care Nurse and then move onto more studies or would you prefer to work within Aged Care Nursing to care for the aged? Aged Care Nursing In Details As a Nurse there are many different levels where you can...
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