fact, they’d hardly had a raise in two or three years
because of state budget cuts in nursing home
reimbursements. Yet the same state government spent
that, just as in anyone’s home, the animals were a
director or a nurse’s aide. It was a battle over
an institution or providing a home?
And they did so not because of any rational set of
arguments or compromises but because the effect on
began to wake up and come to life.
“People who we had believed weren’t able to speak
journals that the staff kept, and they described how
residents, even ones with advanced dementia:
asks if they can have some of his coffee.