Geriatric Nursing. 17(1):20,21, JANUARY-FEBRUARY 1996 Issn Print: 0197-4572 Publication Date: January-February 1996 Print Long-term Ventilator-Dependent Care in Nursing Homes: How does a nursing home begin to provide care for residents who are dependent on ventilators? An example from New York state. DIANNE BALDWIN; + Author Information DIANNE K. BALDWIN, RN-C, MS, is a consultant nurse at the Bureau of Long Term Care Services, the Office of Health Systems Management, New York State Department of Health. Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid Abstract Abstract unavailable for this article.