Keynote research analysing, for the first time, the lived experiences of Irish nursing home residents has been published in Kildare today.
The two year long study was commissioned by Nursing Homes Ireland, conducted by the University of Ulster
It evaluates and critiques the role of nursing home staff and wider healthcare providers in enabling and maximising a ‘homely’ experience for nursing home residents.
The research has been launched by Minister of State with Responsibility for Older People Jim Daly at Palmerstown House.
Tadgh Daly is Chief Executive of Nursing Homes Ireland.