Plans against new types of influenza by Harue Okada
To take care of families’ comfort and provide essential information for a safe living through services such as providing basic knowledge of new types of influenza, correct way to use flu protection masks, a list of conveniently usable stockpiles, how to buy groceries, easy recipes that use stockpiles, first-aid operations when family members get the flu, safety reminders in nursery facilities and a list of emergency contacts.
New Nursing Management for the Highly Aged Society by Toru Uesaka
Japan’s elderly population (over the age of 65) continues to increase, and by 2014, it has reached a stage where there is an elderly for every four people. However, the number of people on the waitlists for special nursing homes run by social welfare corporates is 420,000. We also need to change the way we compensate the people who work as nurses.
Social Welfare Corporation Zenkoukai embraces this reality by managing the Santafe Garden Hills, a special nursing home for the elderly located in Tokyo’s Ohta-ku.
They changed the well-thought management methods for all dimensions including vision, strategies, talent attraction, making goods and investor attraction. Thus, distinguishing themselves from the unprofitable industry. How did Zenokukai overcome barriers such as labour and capital shortage and successfully build facilities rated as high as a hotel by its customers as well as bringing them in the black.
On this book, we will provide details from a management strategy and from a practical operations point of view,
What are the needs for the future of nursing? Method to live through Japan’s trap by Toru Uesaka
So why did managers of successful venture corporations run by advanced management decide to run special nursing homes for elderly people?
Against the new waves and challenges of nursing, Zenkoukai Social Welfare Corporate has continued to challenge constantly with new ideas. As a leading author of business non-fiction, I will expose the future of nursing based on interviews of workers and related people in the book “Kaigo No Mirai”.
Various notable personnel from different industries will honourably be mentioned. Such as: Katsuhiko Goto; Councillor at Waseda University and Ex-Chairman of Nikkei Research; Shinji Omaki; Professor at Tokyo University of the Arts Faculty of Visual Arts; Kan Adachi Producer at Odawara Cultural Foundation (lead by the artist Hiroshi Sugimoto); Kazunari Shirai, Representative at Seequedge Group.