Person-centeredness is a common theme running through all of our communities, programs, and services at Episcopal Retirement Services (ERS). Wondering what this term means, why it matters, and how we leverage it toward the physical, mental and spiritual health of all of our community members? Here’s a closer look at person-centered care (PCC) at ERS.Read More
As an adult, you appreciate how well your parents took care of you when you were a child. Now that they are growing older, you want to do the same for them. You've read enough about caregiving to know that caring for an aging parent will have a profound effect on your life, but as every family has a different experience, you're still not quite sure what to expect.
When people think of skilled nursing care, the image that tends to prevail is that of the institutional nursing home with an entrance dominated by a large nurses’ station and medicine carts parked in sterile, linoleum halls patrolled by white-coated nurses.