In this undated image provided by Pleasant Pointe Assisted Living, residents, from left, Wilma Purvis, 94, Jo Pyle, 90, and Sylvia Palcic, 87, pose for a photo that appears on the cover of the Barberton, Ohio facility's charity calendar. AKRON, Ohio AP -- The stars of a charity calendar are in their 80s and 90s, but that didn't stop the women from an assisted living facility in Ohio from showing a little skin. Miss March, who's 88, wears a green top hat and not much else in the calendar from Pleasant Pointe Assisted Living, and the centerfolds are two women in their 90s who seem to be playing poker with strategically placed oversize cards.
Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. Staff at the assisted living facility told police they found worker naked in patient's bed. A DNA test confirmed the man's claims, officers said.
Snapchat was the social platform of choice in 16 of those cases, but videos and photos of nursing home patients have also been shared on Facebook and Instagram, according to court documents and media reports examined by ProPublica. Yes, healthcare delivery increasingly relies on use of mobile technology, but it would be worth considering whether mobile devices could be restricted to care-related tasks only, with certain functions like the camera and social media apps blocked. Image of elderly woman courtesy of Shutterstock.
Senior Journal. New Zealand. May 15, Ann Manchester, editor of Kaitiaki, said some of the criticism had been stirred up by people who were seeing no more flesh than was exposed in glossy magazine advertisements featuring nubile young women, according to a report online by Kent Atkinson in Stuff.
S ome of the victims can't speak. They rely on walkers and wheelchairs to leave their beds. They have been robbed of their memories.
The care home granted the wish of their elderly residents and hired a group of scantily clad butlers, who served the ladies up a three-course meal. A group of elderly female residents at a retirement home have been served some cheeky dinners - after 'butlers in the buff' came to visit them. There were 23 guests in total with 11 of them being residents at the Milton Lodge retirement home at Colchester, Essex.
If you have elderly parentsor seriously ill family members, you know how vulnerable they can be. If they are physically or mentally impaired, you know they cannot protect themselves. Which is why you care for them at home, or house them in a facility where the staff is trained to care for their needs.
A former nursing assistant at a Wisconsin assisted-living facility has been charged with a felony for allegedly taking a video of a mostly naked resident and posting it on Snapchat — the latest in a series of cases in which dehumanizing photos of seniors have been posted on social media. She could not be reached for comment; her mother said an attorney had advised the family not to discuss the matter. Last month, ProPublica identified 35 instances since in which workers at nursing homes and assisted-living centers have surreptitiously shared photos or videos of residents, some of whom were partially or completely naked.
Registered in Ireland: A senior staff nurse SSN told an employment appeals tribunal a similar incident had occurred a week earlier. On May 6,the SSN saw an elderly man sitting on his bed, fully undressed.