Elizabeth Lattell Beardmore, R.N., M.S. Elizabeth Beardmore has worked on the Spinal Care Unit, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center with emphasis on rehabilitation of the spinal cord injured individual. She is currently employed as Clinical Instructor in rehabilitation on the Long-term Care Unit which includes extended care and nursing home. She graduated from Episcopal Hospital in Philadelphia, and received her Master's degree from Texas Women's University in 1977.
This paper is a description of how one Veteran's Administration Medical Center provides a creative care approach to its long term care residents, helping them achieve their maximum potential for health.