Resident-to-resident incidents can have devastating consequences for the residents involved as well as their families. But why do these incidents happen? Gerontologist Eilon Caspi, PhD (author of Understanding and Preventing Harmful Interactions Between Residents with Dementia) joins the NursingHome411 Podcast to discuss the causes of resident-to-resident incidents, how these incidents relate to neglect, risk-mitigation strategies for families, and the documentary “Fighting for Dignity.”

Interview recorded July 13, 2021 and edited for clarity.

Eilon Caspi is a LTCCC board member.

Host: Eric Goldwein
Production assistant: Casey Chu
Music: Liturgy of the Street by Shane Ivers –

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'A Story of Neglect': Understanding and Preventing Resident-to-Resident Incidents