Linda Ross, RN, Shares Insights on Dementia Care in Lincoln Home’s Safe and Secure Memory Care Unit
Linda Ross, RN, is the nursing director of Harborview Cottage, the safe and secure memory care unit at The Lincoln Home in Newcastle, Maine. This Spotlight on Seniors interview with host Steve Raymond provides valuable insights into the skillful compassion that creates a feeling of trust and safety in people with dementia. Can you imagine what it would be like to be an an altered state of thinking, and to be afraid and anxious all the time? It would be horrible. Linda and her staff support the abilities of residents with a program of appropriate activities and dementia-supportive communication skills in the beautiful homey environment of Harborview Cottage.