Magaly Acosta

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The effective use of nursing staff time is a major determinant of the quality of care in long-term care facilities. The purpose of this work sampling study was to identify those activities that consumed the largest amount of staff time on a locked unit housing: 60 chronically ill and demented patients. A heavy work load, large proportion of direct care, and(More)
Understanding the social and cultural context in which violence against women (VAW) happens is essential to develop the social responses to tackle this problem and to understand how society can diminish the effects and incidence of these crimes. Medical intervention is but one part of the solution.
Bilingual Counselors Helping Immigrant Familias Resolve Interpersonal Conflict Latino immigrant families are faced with multiple challenges that can affect the family unit. There has been considerable research noting different family dynamics that can often lead to difficulties resulting in interpersonal conflict. This study examined how bilingual(More)
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