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02/18/2019
Preferences for Everyday Living Inventory (PELI) project partners with Ohio nursing homes to improve residents' quality of life
Preferences for Activity and Leisure (PAL) Cards improve quality of care by communicating nursing home resident important preferences with care team members.Preferences for Activity and Leisure (PAL) Cards improve quality of care by communicating nursing home resident important preferences with care team members.
02/18/2019
A tribute to a visionary leader
The world lost a pioneer in social gerontology when Bob Atchley, professor emeritus of sociology and anthropology and former director of Miami University’s Scripps Gerontology Center, passed away this past November. Colleagues and former students around the country will miss him, and will always remember him for his impact on the field of social gerontology in general and at Miami University in particular.
02/13/2019
Unique program model for monitoring guardianship in Stark County Ohio is promising.
court-angel-pie-chart-350x351.pngThe Stark County Probate Court Angel Program is the first volunteer-based monitoring program by a probate court in Ohio.
02/13/2019
Unique program model for monitoring guardianship in Stark County Ohio is promising.
Court Angel Volunteers monitor the well-being of more than 1,800 persons under guardianship in Stark County, OH.The Stark County Probate Court Angel Program is the first volunteer-based monitoring program by a probate court in Ohio.
02/04/2019
Julie Kaminski Named 2019 Cottrell Alumni Award Recipient
The W. Fred Cottrell Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes Miami University gerontology graduate student alumni for outstanding leadership in the field of aging.
01/07/2019
Recent Evaluation of the Stark County Probate Court Angel Program
roberts-angels-report-thmb-350x312.pngThe Stark County Probate Court Angel Program is the first volunteer-based monitoring program by a probate court in Ohio and is designed to confirm the well-being of persons under guardianship.
01/07/2019
Recent Evaluation of the Stark County Probate Court Angel Program
The Stark County Probate Court Angel Program is the first volunteer-based monitoring program by a probate court in Ohio and is designed to confirm the well-being of persons under guardianship.
12/10/2018
Research co-authored by John Bowblis, economics professor and Scripps fellow, links nursing home staffing issues to economy
news-bowblis-200x250.jpgWASHINGTON — The low unemployment rate in the U.S. — which fell to a 49 year-low in September and October — is good news to many people, but perhaps not to residents of nursing homes.
12/10/2018
Research co-authored by John Bowblis, economics professor and Scripps fellow, links nursing home staffing issues to economy
WASHINGTON — The low unemployment rate in the U.S. — which fell to a 49 year-low in September and October — is good news to many people, but perhaps not to residents of nursing homes.