Innovative Care Series: Music Therapy

Innovative Care Series: Music Therapy

The Older Americans Act of 1992 defined music therapy as “the use of musical or rhythmic interventions specifically selected by a music therapist to accomplish the restoration, maintenance, or improvement of social or emotional functioning, mental processing, or physical health…

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Give Your Activity Program The Attention It Deserves

Give Your Activity Program the Attention It Deserves

Today, a growing body of evidence shows that staying socially active could be every bit as important as staying physically active – especially for seniors. In addition to reducing their risk for depression, seniors who participate in social activities or…

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The Top 5 Challenges Facing CCRCs

The Top 5 Challenges Facing CCRCs

A recent study conducted by Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging revealed that seniors and their families view the idea of living in a life plan community, or continuing care retirement community (CCRC), as an excellent option. In fact, 74% of…

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Get Cooking With A Point Of Sale Software Upgrade

Get Cooking with a Point of Sale Software Upgrade

Everyone looks forward to a home-cooked meal. There’s nothing quite like gathering around a table with family or friends for some delicious food and conversation. In a continuing care retirement community (CCRC), your residents not only look forward to their…

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MatrixCare Demonstrates Care Coordination

MatrixCare Demonstrates Care Coordination

Earlier this week at Mount Carmel Senior Living, in Eastern Missouri, DON, Matt Roberts, demonstrated how a MatrixCare user can request documents from a hospital using the Epic Systems electronic medical record, and then populate those documents into MatrixCare. The…

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