Hanneke Beerens defended her dissertation CUM LAUDE on Thursday, 29 April 2016 at 16:00 hrs in the Aula at the Minderbroedersberg 4-6 of the Maastricht University. She is the second VenVN nurse obtaining a CUM LAUDE doctoral degree at a Dutch University.
The title of her dissertation is: 'Adding life to years. Quality of life of people with dementia receiving long-term care'. Supervisors: Prof. Jan Hamers, Prof. Dirk Ruwaard. Co-supervisor: Dr. Sandra Zwakhalen.
The results of Dr. Hanneke Beerens' research of quality of care and quality of life in the nursing home, are presented in this factsheet. It presents suggestions for practical improvements as well.