Minding Our Elders: Help elders endure isolation due to flu outbreakWith the flu outbreak, the nursing home where my mother lives has isolated residents and is not allowing visitors. Marie says Mom is very upset. Mom understands when Marie tells her on the phone why she can’t visit, but then Mom quickly forgets and calls wondering why my Marie’s not there. What can we do to make Mom feel better?
By: Carol Bradley Bursack, INFORUM