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Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone: Discharge Planning and Teaching

Video Author: Shawn Kennedy
Published on: 03.24.2017

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups conducted as part of the AARP Public Policy Institute’s No Longer Home Alone video project supported evidence  that family caregivers aren’t being given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of their family members. This series of videos aims to help nurses provide caregivers with the tools needed to manage a family member’s medications.

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Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 4:30

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone>, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public Policy Institute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video describes an important aspect of hemodialysis—caring for the vascular access site on the body, usually the forearm.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 4:56

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public Policy Institute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video provides information on how to prevent, recognize, and respond to peritonitis.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 02:21
In this video, Carol J. Howe, PhD, RN, DCES, FAAN, lead author of “Assessing Organizational Focus on Health Literacy in North Texas Hospitals,” introduces a study in which she and her colleagues surveyed and interviewed hospital leaders and clinicians to learn how health care systems across North Texas were adopting health literate policies and practices.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 57:00
COVID-19 continues to cause significant disruption to the health care system and to clinical experiences available to nursing students. Well prepared, competent and safe graduate nurses play an integral role in the nursing workforce and its response to COVID-19 and future public health emergencies. The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), in collaboration with other nursing leaders, developed the Practice/Academic Partnership model as an innovative approach to address both workforce and academic needs. This webinar will identify the benefits of this model, describe its components and implementation processes, and evaluate successful Academic/Practice Partnerships established in response to the pandemic. Your host: Nancy Spector
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 9:13
This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public Policy Institute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video shows family caregivers how to troubleshoot when problems arise with home infusion therapy.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 2:00
A public service announcement (PSA) video used in the authors’ project to improve equitable access to cervical cancer screening at a nonprofit federally qualified health center in Arizona.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 8:44

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video shows family caregivers how to help a family member or friend use oxygen equipment.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 7:16

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video shows family caregivers how to help a family member or friend operate and clean a nebulizer.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 2:34

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video shows family caregivers how to make sure a family member or friend uses an inhaler correctly.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 02:05
In this video, Nhat Bui, lead author of “Understanding Nursing Home Staff Attitudes Toward Death and Dying: A Survey,” introduces her and her colleagues’ study, which explored nursing home staff’s perspectives on end-of-life care and identified needs regarding palliative care education and training.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 1:29
In this video, Maria Carmen Rodríguez-García, MSc, lead author of “How Magnet Hospital Status Affects Nurses, Patients, and Organizations: A Systematic Review,” introduces her and her colleagues’ article, which explores whether different outcomes exist between Magnet and non-Magnet facilities.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 2:02
In this video, Shaunna Caouette, MSN, RN, AGPCNP-BC, lead author of “The Relationship Between Food Insecurity and Cost-Related Medication Nonadherence in Older Adults: A Systematic Review,” introduces her and her colleagues’ article, which explores the connection between two significant public health issues—food insecurity and cost-related medication nonadherence—in community-dwelling U.S. adults ages 60 years and older.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 1:17
A few words of gratitude for nurses on the front lines of the pandemic.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 3:57
In this video, So-Hyun Park, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, lead author of “Arthritis-Related Functional Limitations and Inadequate Physical Activity Among Female Adult Cancer Survivors,” introduces her study, which used data from the U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey to examine the extent to which functional limitations due to arthritis are predictive of low physical activity levels in female cancer survivors.
Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 2:43

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video provides an overview on managing incontinence challenges, starting with the role of family caregivers.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 2:50

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video provides tips and suggestions for caregivers on how to best manage incontinence in a home setting.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 3:29

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

In this video, learn the best methods to help someone to the toilet day or night, as well as tips for proper hygiene.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 4:03

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

For many caregivers, managing a family member’s incontinence is a source of stress. This video provides suggestions on seeking emotional support to address it.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 3:21

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

Incontinence is a difficult topic to bring up, and this video addresses challenges caregivers may face when talking about incontinence with a family member or friend.

Creator: Shawn Kennedy
Duration: 3:42

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.

This video provides guidance on choosing urinary incontinence products.