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New Hampshire Senior News
She also has managed and developed two statewide in-home, nonmedical senior care programs. She currently is executive director of Bentley Commons at Bedford, an 85-bed assisted living community in Bedford. RSVP program looking for Mr. or Ms. Fixit ...

Jonathan May Drop Service Chiefs This Week
Another option open to the president, THISDAY gathered Sunday night, may be the promotion of the most senior service chief to the office of CDS. The source said: "If this happens, the president will have a balancing act to do as he will have to pick ...

Old Age in China Is a Fledgling Business Opportunity
Overseas players, including the New York-based hedge fund Fortress Investment Group and China Senior Care, backed by one of the principals of the private U.S. developer Lerner Enterprises, are also investing in elder care and retirement facilities ...

Tickets selling out for Oktoberfest 2012
Elder Care Services will host the 14th annual Oktoberfest on Friday, October 5, 2012 from 6:00pm - 10:00pm at Goodwood Museum & Gardens. The event will feature a German buffet, music by Tobacco Road Band, a silent auction, dancing, beer and wine in ...

Big money bets on China growing old, and rich
Overseas players including New York-based hedge fund Fortress Investment Group LLC and China Senior Care, backed by one of the principals of U.S. private developer Lerner Enterprises, are also investing in elderly care and retirement facilities ...

Families safety proof homes to prevent senior falls
That's why Senior Helpers, one of the largest in-home senior care companies warns families to safety proof their homes with a “fall prevention checklist.” “Falls have become a nationwide problem and despite what people may think about the older ...

Lincoln Manor Senior Housing Health Fair and Expo
Attendees will have an opportunity to visit booths and talk with representatives from housing groups, hospitals, senior service organizations, senior centers and insurance companies. Jennifer Snow of the Northwestern Illinois Area Agency on Aging will ...

Reed settles into top job at St. Peter's Health Partners
Dr. James Reed, the new CEO of St. Peter's Health Partners, oversees a system of five hospitals, primary care centers and a network of senior care services with an annual budget of more than $1 billion and 11,700 employees. Barbara Pinckney: Reporter- ...

Family Caregivers Providing More Complex Senior Care to Avoid Nursing Homes
The market for potential assisted living or skilled nursing facility residents is being depleted by family caregivers who are taking on more and more senior care responsibilities, including medical and nursing tasks once only provided in hospitals ...

Overnight dementia care gives caregivers some rest
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Sunrise Senior Living Communities Earn EPA's ENERGY STAR® Certification
EPA introduced the ENERGY STAR label for buildings in 1999, and began rating senior care communities in 2011. The ENERGY STAR energy performance scale helps organizations assess how efficiently their buildings use energy relative to similar ...

Senior Care Technology Review: BAM Labs, Connected Living, American ...
Senior Care Technology Review: BAM Labs, Connected Living, American ...

Senior Bulletin
Senior Helpers, one of the largest in-home senior care companies, warns families to safety proof their homes with a fall prevention checklist: install handrails on both sides of stairs and grab bars in bathrooms; provide plenty of light at the top and ...

Old school on Anderson's east side to see new life as senior housing
Cleo Bailey School, closed in the 1970s, is a 100-year old building on the east side of Anderson. The building and land was purchased by a senior living group, Southeast Senior Care Management Group of Bowden, Ga., with scheduled plans to build in 2013 ...

Aging population a boon for health care workers
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80-year-old Alzheimers patient missing in Sedro-Woolley
Authorities in Sedro-Woolley are looking for an 80-year-old man who walked away from his elder care facility Monday. Searchers are focusing on the south end of town near the Skagit River for Ray Jones, who disappeared around noon from the Birchview ...

With limited land, build community care hubs
With more facilities being planned for the elderly, the Government should consider building an integrated community care hub, comprising a nursing home, Senior Care Centre and Senior Activity Centre, in selected constituencies. If this is feasible ...

Around Tech Valley
Umbrella of Colonie, the home maintenance program of Colonie Senior Service Centers, recently signed its 500th member and received a $10,000 grant from the Citizens Bank Foundation, which will be used to help local seniors. GRAB BAG. First New York ...

Star ratings and the consumerization of care
In senior care, the Five-Star System (also from CMS) grades nursing homes on health inspections, quality measures, and staffing, giving consumers a wide swath of information on the Nursing Home Compare site. And the existence of star-ratings is growing ...

Big bets on upscale retirement living in China
Overseas players including Singapore's Econ Healthcare Group, New York-based hedge fund Fortress Investment Group and China Senior Care, backed by one of the principals of US private developer Lerner Enterprises, are also investing in elder-care and ...

Fulda Legislative Forum will Focus on Senior Care Fulda
The Maple Lawn Senior Care Campus will host an election forum to discuss the issue of senior care with local candidates for the Minnesota Legislature. The forum will feature six candidates who are running for the Minnesota House or Senate. This year ...

Nursing Home Care, Medicaid, & The Presidential Candidates
However, the reality is that a large portion of Medicaid costs are actually spent on senior care as well--most notably long-term stays in nursing homes. That is because Medicare usually only covers limited nursing home stays--often 90 days--and only ...

Succasunna senior center to host insurance programs
ROXBURY TOWNSHIP — The Senior Solutions Center at Home Instead Senior Care in Roxbury Township will begin hosting State Health Insurance Assistance Program counseling on Fridays beginning Oct. 19. As part of the program, volunteers assist ...

Senior housing, care options to be discussed in Sun City
Senior Care Continuum was created to help seniors make sense of all of the different care and housing options that are available to them. As seniors age and health and mobility challenges occur, they often have to move to different housing locations at ...

Bay Area Senior Care Provider, Reliable Caregivers, Hosts Lecture on Health ...
Bay Area Senior Care Provider, Reliable Caregivers, Hosts Lecture on Health ...

Angel Flight West's Martin Bell Shares Story of Its Mission with Association ...
Angel Flight West's Martin Bell Shares Story of Its Mission with Association ...

Emeritus Senior Living Launches "The Senior Care Blog" as a Resource for ...
Emeritus Senior Living Launches "The Senior Care Blog" as a Resource for ...

Army schools to tighten physical fitness standards
According to a message sent to all Army activities, PME courses affected include the Senior Service College, the Sergeants Major Academy, the Joint Special Operation Forces Senior Enlisted Academy, the Captains Career Course, Intermediate Level ...

Company news in the Lehigh Valley
The Home Instead Senior Care office that serves Lehigh County is under new ownership. Previously owned by Michael J. Crum, the franchise office is now owned and operated by Frank and Kimberly Koze D'Amico. The locally owned business helps seniors ...

Mixed results for legislation linked to medical care, fraud
Those celebrating include a group of elder advocates who sought more autonomy for the state's elder care ombudsman. Another group of patients was disappointed, though, seeing Brown veto a bill that would have lowered the price of pills that fight ...

Collaboration brings $19.4M to Pittsburgh region for elder care
... services administration at Robert Morris University, said institutions leveraged. Joe Wojcik. Joe Angelelli, director of health services administration at Robert Morris University, said institutions leveraged their collective strengths in elder ...

Emeritus Senior Living Launches "The Senior Care Blog" as a Resource for ...
Emeritus Senior Living Launches "The Senior Care Blog" as a Resource for ...

Mixed results for legislation linked to medical care, fraud
Jerry Brown's deadline for passing or vetoing hundreds of bills, those affected are examining successes and defeats that touch on cancer care, emergency rooms, prescribing, elder care and compensation to victims of corporate fraud. Those celebrating ...

Tony Smith has faith in senior service
Tony Smith has faith in senior service. Warrington coach hopes Wolves prove Old Trafford can be a country for old men. Dave Hadfield Author Biography. Dave Hadfield. Dave Hadfield was a schoolboy convert to rugby league, the game which, one way or ...

Mixed results for legislation linked to medical care, fraud
Those celebrating include a group of elder advocates who sought more autonomy for the state's elder care ombudsman. Another group of patients was disappointed, though, seeing Brown veto a bill that would have lowered the price of pills that fight ...

Mixed results for legislation linked to medical care, fraud
Jerry Brown's deadline for passing or vetoing hundreds of bills, those affected are examining successes and defeats that touch on cancer care, emergency rooms, prescribing, elder care and compensation to victims of corporate fraud. Those celebrating ...

Elder care Lovely Gold Autumn excellent home
We read so much, these days, about senior citizens being mistreated, abused, and receiving inadequate care in what are supposed to be care facilities. I would therefore be amiss if I did not inform the Herald readers of a facility that provides ...

Senior Care Option information session set for Uxbridge
Richard T. Moore, D-Uxbridge, will hold an informational session on the Senior Care Option program from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct.17 at the senior center, 36 South Main St. State Secretary of Elder Affairs Ann L. Hartstein will give a presentation on the ...

New Medical Study on Long-Term Consequences of Pressure Sores
As those familiar with elder care treatment and long-term care quality understand, pressure sores are serious skin breakdowns that occur when residents are not properly cared for in various settings: including nursing homes and hospitals. The lawyers ...

Elder care talk in Sausalito set for Wednesday
Elder care talk in Sausalito set for Wednesday. Marin Independent Journalmarinij.com. Posted: 10/06/2012 05:00:00 AM PDT. SAUSALITO. Sausalito Village will sponsor a talk, "Family Legal Planning: Stretching Your Dollars to Pay for the Right Care at the ...

Medicare Part D meetings slated
"If you miss signing up between these dates, you will have no prescription coverage for 2013," warns Linda Schilling, senior service coordinator/ARCH specialist for the Area Agency on Aging. To help seniors better understand their options for Medicare ...

Health care issues
Senior Care India, for instance, has launched services for senior citizens in Chennai. These include payment of bills, visits to the doctor, and delivery of medicines. Bharath Kumar, the CEO of the company, says customers make a one-time payment upon ...

Senior News: Elder care takes toll on families
According to a recent study by AARP, about 42 percent of U.S. workers have provided unpaid elder care in the past five years and almost half expect to in the coming five years. The average family caregiver is a 49-year-old woman who works outside the ...

“Retalitory Discharge” Claims Against Nursing Home
Virtually all those who work closely on elder care issues agree that “front line” care workers are the most important individuals affecting the quality of care that residents receive in long-term care facilities. These are the dedicated employees who ...

Senior Housing Acquisition and Investment Round-Up (10/7/12)
Focus Healthcare Partners JV Buys Ill. Senior Care Property for $9.8 Million. A joint venture between private investment and asset management firm Focus Healthcare Partners and Artemis Real Estate Partners has purchased an 80-unit assisted living and ...

CareFamily targets Denver for new senior care approach
Knox believes the direction for senior care is a new model that aims to cut costs and shift power from middlemen to caregivers and families. Denver represents the second market for Knox's company, CareFamily, an online service that matches families ...

CareFamily targets Denver for new senior care approach
Now Knox is attempting to bring the same kind of change to the in-home senior-care business. "The guy was fearless," Knox said of Ergen, adding he had an uncanny knack of knowing what way things were headed. Knox believes the direction for senior care ...

Senior Service Desk Analyst
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Lincolnshire executive takes life's changes in stride
Friendship Senior Options is the parent of senior living affiliates including Friendship Village of Schaumburg, GreenFields of Geneva and Friendship Senior Service Foundation. ... John Price is the new director of independent hotel operations at Lane ...

CareFamily targets Denver for new senior care approach
Knox believes the direction for senior care is a new model that aims to cut costs and shift power from middlemen to caregivers and families. Denver represents the second market for Knox's company, CareFamily, an online service that matches families ...






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