Volunteering is a key part of every Recreation/Activity Department. The Activity Professional must be prepared to meet this job performance standard by selecting, training and working with the best volunteers possible. NAAP Vice President, Anthony Vicari, along with members of the NAAP Regulations Team ~ Catherine Sabatini and Lucy Emmil, offer research, strategies and essential experiences that directly align with current CMS policies and procedures and Quality of Life services for all residents.
FREE live-streamed summer events available through NAAP’s official Facebook page. Join us throughout the month of June and into July for free entertainment for your communities! Here is the Entertainment Line-Up and Additional Information
It is an exciting time in the lives of Activity Professionals. We are getting closer to a post-pandemic life of returning to normalcy. But the real questions are how are we really doing and what does the future hold? Senior Living leaders have defined 5 trends for 2021. I have shared them here with the […]
Long Term Care Facilities across the United States are continuing to work with local pharmacies to vaccinate residents and front-line workers in an effort to stop the spread of the virus. The vaccine roll out has varied state by state, with more US citizens being vaccinated every day. The vaccine approval and implementation process is […]
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Psychological Burden Associated with COVID-19: Experiences of Healthcare Providers and Organizations Survey
Healthcare providers have been on the front lines battling the novel coronavirus pandemic on behalf of their patients and residents. The emerging research literature documents that the psychological toll of COVID-19 on providers, organizations, residents, and their families, as measured in mood and somatic symptoms, is high and rising. We are surveying healthcare providers across […]