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Just Released! Nursing Leadership Vol. 30, No. 3

Discussions of seniors with complex co-morbid conditions "clogging up" or "blocking" acute care beds have been persistent over the last two decades. In reality, many of these hospital admissions are likely avoidable with the allocation of appropriate resources to manage their care in the community. While promises of enhanced community-based care... have been touted for years, the solutions have been inadequate.... Notwithstanding the likely need for more long-term residential care beds in the face of Canada's aging demographic, it is clear that much more could be done to maintain seniors in their own homes or within residential care facilities – that is to say, out of the hospital! Read more from the Editor-in-Chief, Lynn Nagle.

Note: This issue has a Special Focus on Nurse Practitioners in Long-Term Care.

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Spotlight

Why Home Care Matters

Watch Jo-Anne Poirier, President and CEO, VON Canada interviewed by Cathy Fooks, President and CEO, The Change Foundation at Breakfast with the Chiefs, April 12, 2018

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