A teaching nursing home: The vanderbilt experience

James S. Powers, Candice Burger, Farrin A. Manian, Kris Kuhn, Michael J. Lichtenstein, F. Tremaine Billings

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A program to provide exposure to geriatrics as a teaching nursing home project was initiated at a large urban university medical center. Positive experiences, changes of attitude, and personal growth were noted among those involved in teaching, learning, and care of patients. A description of the program, its expansion, and plans for the future are detailed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)267-271
Number of pages5
JournalSouthern medical journal
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1986


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Powers, J. S., Burger, C., Manian, F. A., Kuhn, K., Lichtenstein, M. J., & Tremaine Billings, F. (1986). A teaching nursing home: The vanderbilt experience. Southern medical journal, 79(3), 267-271. https://doi.org/10.1097/00007611-198603000-00002