Assisted Living Useful Sites Referencing Standards of Practice

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Abuse Investigation

Fall Prevention

Food Safety

Infection Control

Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities

  • Imagine - David Pitonyak's website with articles and resources for supporting persons with difficult behavior

Mental Health



Personal Care

  • Bathing Without a Battle - A joint production of the Cecil G. Sheps Center of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Oregon Health and Science University, in conjunction with the Institute of Aging of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and EO Studios, Inc., Athens GA
  • Tooth Wisdom for Caregivers - Contains a video entitled "Daily Oral Care for the Nursing Home Resident with Dementia" and other senior oral care resources.

Pressure Ulcers


Root Cause Analysis

Last Revised: February 13, 2017