Elders

Interventions to Change Practice in Long-Term Care Facilities: What works, for whom, in what circumstance, and why?

The movement away from task-oriented care toward person-centered care (i.e., care based on residents’ individualized care needs and preferences) is considered by many to be essential to both the quality of care and quality of life of people residing in long-term care (LTC) facilities, especially of those who have Alzheimer disease or a related dementia.