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Company raises fraud awareness
MARTINSBURG - Aaron Blight, owner of Home Instead Senior Care in Martinsburg and Winchester, sees a lot of exploitation in his line of work. The senior care service provider works closely with the elderly and their families to provide companionship, ...

Covai Senior Care launches two more projects
Speaking on the occasion, Colonel A Sridharan, MD, Covai Senior Care Constructions, said, “We are thrilled to see how well the concept of retirement communities is catching up. I am happy to note that our fully-functional retirement homes have been ...

Senior connections
We also ensure that the Senior Center is meeting the needs of all area seniors, make recommendations for additional programs and develop a working relationship with all area senior service groups. We are led by our chairman, Mike Garibaldi, who, among ...

Profile: Lifespan, offering care at home to elders, employs 130 people
The need has attracted so many franchises and sole proprietors to the local elder care market that "we're reaching a saturation point of providers," she added. It's relatively easy to open a business in elder care in California because it is not ...

In Florida, Medicare is not a senior-only issue
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Where is Culture Change When You Need It?
My apologies to those readers expecting an exploration of the use of the Living Lab methodology to improve elder care in Finland (and there are many of you). You will need to wait another week. A friend's story about how his mother was recently treated ...

Senior's service keeps water flowing
Senior's service keeps water flowing. By Mike Baird; Corpus Christi Caller Times; Posted September 2, 2012 at 4:35 p.m.. Discuss; Print; A; A; A. Share this on Facebook · Tweet this · Email this to a friend · GEORGE GONGORA/special to the Caller-Times ...

Senior Service Support Analyst - Gibraltar
The Senior Service Support Analyst is responsible for all issues from receipt through to resolution within defined service and operational levels. The role provides day to day supervision for the Service Support Analysts for escalated calls in an ...

New Care-Service Franchise Opportunities
Americans are expecting more and better options for healthcare, senior care and children's services, and franchises are stepping up to provide them. In fact, while other franchised businesses have struggled through the last few years, the care-service ...

Elder care: Passion for fun creates better health and longer life span
Elder care: Passion for fun creates better health and longer life span. Monday, 03 September 2012 11:25. Share this. Twitter · Myspace · Digg · Del.icio.us · Reddit · Slashdot · Furl · Yahoo · Technorati · Newsvine · Facebook · Export PDF · Print · E ...

RSVP hosts 9/11 Water Drive: Water for the Fire
RSVP is part of the National Senior Service Corps, an organization of Americans 55 years and older who volunteer in their communities. The water drive, named Water for the Fire, is going to be a four-day drive starting on Tuesday, Sept. 11 and ending ...

myCNAjobs Launches Cutting-Edge Caregiver and CNA Recruitment Tool ...
myCNAjobs Launches Cutting-Edge Caregiver and CNA Recruitment Tool ...

9248 Service Manager
The successful candidate will already be operating as either a Service Manager / Senior Service Team Manager within a busy high profile environment. Salary: £35k + OTE £40k - ONLY CANDIDATES WITH PREVIOUS MOTOR TRADE EXPERIENCE WILL ...

India Realty Firm Plans to Invest $104 Million in Senior Housing Projects
Demand for retirement villas and apartments continue to grow in India and one developer who has spotted that niche is Covai Senior Care Constructions of Coimbatore, India. The firm announced it is investing $104 million (Rs 500 crore) over the next ...

Best of Business Journal: Mobile IT headaches, accountable senior care ...
Best of Business Journal: Mobile IT headaches, accountable senior care ...

Home Attendant Care in Burlington, WA Hosts Elder Care Workshop for Senior ...
Home Attendant Care in Burlington, WA Hosts Elder Care Workshop for Senior ...

Huffington Post: Japan Turns to Robots for Senior Care; Is US Next?
As Japan's population experiences higher life expectancy and decreased birthrates, the country's government is turning to “service robots” to alleviate the country's lack of manpower and help elderly with daily tasks, according to a Huffington Post ...

Provincial senior strategy using Windsor data
A doctor trying to change the face of senior care in Ontario is laying out his plan in Windsor Tuesday. Dr. Samir Sinha is working to create a strategy to let seniors live in their own homes for a longer period of time. He is in Windsor consulting with ...

Violence rocks Spokane Seniors due to home attack
Don Russell, Spokane Elder Care Examiner. Don Russell holds degrees in commercial art, chemical dependency counseling and O.T. Biblical Literature. He earned his MDIV at ORU; distinguished as a Biblical Language scholar in the top ten of his ...

Supporters raise funds for Southwest Christian Care expansion
It is a non-profit organization that has a long history of providing hospice, children's respite and elder care services to southwest metro Atlanta. Now Southwest Christian Care is raising funds to expand the facility on Lester Road in Union City to ...

Bowman will miss senior-care decision
Wednesday, September 5, 2012. Bowman will miss senior-care decision. Timing is 'not ideal,' says county administrator. By KATHERINE WUTZ Express Staff Writer. County Commissioner Tom Bowman will not be able to finish the process of choosing a new ...

Religious Sisters Offer More Compassionate Care to the Elderly
Sister Mary Clare, CEO of Santa Teresita, noted, “The Rose Gardens at Santa Teresita stands at the intersection of our society's need to re-envision senior care and the passionate commitment of the Carmelite sisters to provide a loving, professional ...

Fraud protection available for seniors
Local seniors can obtain a senior fraud protection kit from the Bowling Green Home Instead Senior Care office. The program is part of the Protect Seniors from FraudSM program developed by the nonprofit National Association of Triads and the Home ...

Hartford Promotes Bateman to Senior VP, Controller
American Healthcare Investors and Griffin Capital Corporation, the co-sponsors of Griffin-American Healthcare REIT II, Inc., have acquired the 13 buildings known as the Pacific Northwest Senior Care Portfolio, as well as an additional seven medical ...

Rep. Larson urges Dems to protect senior benefits
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Home Instead Senior Care Holds Seminar on Fighting Fraud
Charlottesville's Home Instead Senior Care is getting the word out this week to prevent scams and fraud targeting senior citizens. But the advice they have for older populations rings true for just about every age group. Last week, we told you about a ...

JV Readies for Five Assisted Living/Memory Care Facilities
Turner says that particular area of Tampa seems to have flown under the radar when it comes to senior care. Though the due diligence and research revealed about 30 possible locations for future assisted living/memory care facilities, Turner says to do ...

'Senior Service Navy Strength' gin rolls off slipway...
'Senior Service Navy Strength' gin rolls off slipway...

Westoe hopeful as quintet return to senior service
WESTOE will be boosted by the return of five senior players for Saturday's National Two North trip to local rivals Darlington Mowden Park. The Shieldsmen were beaten at Leicester Lions on the opening weekend of the season, but director of rugby Andy ...

Care.com's Workplace Solutions Unit Launches National Broker Program
Services include options for child care, special needs care, and pet care, among others, as well as an in-depth Senior Care Planning program that provides employees with detailed, customized action care plans, resulting in informed decisions ...

Designing health care for an aging population
Seniors' care strategy lead visits Sudbury. By: Heidi Ulrichsen - Sudbury Northern Life Staff. When the country's health-care system was set up about 50 years ago, patients were much different than they are today, according to Dr. Samir Sinha, the lead ...

New Tools Aid in Nursing Home Selection
Their attorney, who is an expert in nursing home and elder care law, said families must remember that nursing homes are a business, and some will cut staff levels and training to dangerous levels to maximize profit. “We've seen that sometimes spending ...

John Paul Marosy: Elderly care model gives hope for broken health care system
Two initiatives included in the health care law will have a profound impact on senior care. First, the ability to levy financial penalties on hospitals for each readmission of patients for the same ailment within 30 days of release will change ...

SeniorServ to honor unsung heroes
SeniorServ, an organization that assists aging people in Orange County, plans to recognize unsung heroes in the world of senior care during a ceremony slated for Sunday, Sept. 9, at the Nixon Presidential Library & Museum in Yorba Linda. In all, 15 ...

Senior Lookout: Senior hone care programs can't sustain cuts for
“For a state that touts its 'community first' approach to senior care,” Norman concluded, “seniors have lost millions of dollars in state support—at a time the population in need is growing faster than the rest of the population. The governor should ...

Assisted living, referral services grow in region
Senior Care by RNs, the company that grew out of Ordona's business plan, now operates five board-and-care homes, with two more in the pipeline. The business started in 2006 when Ordona, a grad student at Drexel University in Sacramento, and nine other ...

Randolph Hospital to add $3.5 million elder care center
Randolph Hospital is developing a Program for All-inclusive Care for the Elderly, a health care program to serve seniors in Randolph, Montgomery and Moore counties. Set to launch next fall, StayWell Senior Care aims to offer a broad range of care for ...

Care.com's Workplace Solutions Unit Launches National Broker Program
Services include options for child care, special needs care, and pet care, among others, as well as an in-depth Senior Care Planning program that provides employees with detailed, customized action care plans, resulting in informed decisions ...

Nu-Hope Elder Care Services needs support
Nu-Hope Elder Care Services needs support. Editor: Nu-Hope has provided vital services for seniors since 1975. These services allow seniors to remain in their homes and avoid nursing homes and nursing home placement. For more than 25 years, the ...

The Journey of Finding Senior Care and Housing: Nursing Homes and Beyond
The nation's 65+ demographic, which currently accounts for 13 percent of the overall population, is expected to more than double by 2050, reaching over 89 million. To put that in perspective, that's 20 percent of the population, according to the U.S ...

Give better pay to home care workers
The unprecedented wave of aging baby boomers is quickly multiplying the existing challenges of elder care. To meet the needs of tomorrow's seniors, we will need to add at least 1.6 million new trained and qualified care worker jobs by 2020. In a ...

Give better pay to home care workers
The unprecedented wave of aging baby boomers is quickly multiplying the existing challenges of elder care. To meet the needs of tomorrow's seniors, we will need to add at least 1.6 million new trained and qualified care worker jobs by 2020. In a ...

Catherine S. and Edward F. Luig
On September 8, 2012, her husband, Edward F. Luig, Sr. age 88, passed away at Senior Care Center in Wichita Falls. Vigil service and rosary will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, September 9, 2012, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Windthorst, Texas, with ...

Elder care: Use the A-B-C Rule to deal with aging parents
eldercare031411_opt BY CAROL ABAYA. NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM. THE SANDWICH GENERATION. Using an A-B-C Rule of Thumb can help Sandwich Generationers develop positive relationships with aging parents. The following comes from a ...

AARP Announces Venture Capital Finalists for Senior Care Innovation Contest
Last week, AARP and LivePitch Media announced the 10 start-up finalists for the AARP Health [email protected]+ Live Pitch, a showcase for new start-up companies in the 50-and-over health technology and innovation sector to pitch their products or services ...

Lori Hogan speaks to caregivers Thursday
Lori Hogan, author of "Strength for the Moment" and co-founder of Home Instead Senior Care, will be the featured speaker. Hogan will share her story and encourage others to tell theirs. Hogan's caregiving experience started early, growing up with a ...

Briefs: Learn to prevent seniors from being defrauded
Home Instead Senior Care network teamed up with the National Association of Triads to launch the Protect Seniors from Fraud program. The program includes a free Senior Fraud Protection Kit, which has tools to help a family decide if their senior is at ...

Blind Manchester United fan from Epsom fulfils lifelong ambition
The visit was made possible by the Epsom Home Instead Senior Care's Epsom branch, which gave its season tickets to Mr Thievemdram and his care-giver from the organisation, Cheryl Morgan. Home Instead's services range from companionship, meal ...

Funding will help Anoka County's low income seniors find jobs
Senior Service America, Inc., a national non-profit organization established in 1961 with headquarters in Maryland, is the third largest national SCSEP grantee and operates in 430 counties across 16 states, including Minnesota, Froiland wrote in a memo ...

Construction Under Way at Discovery Village at The Forum
Discovery Village at The Forum will offer personalized, all-inclusive senior care plans in a stimulating environment where residents will have all of their needs taken care of. Features and amenities will include three gourmet meals with tableside ...


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