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Elder Care News 05/2014



Home Instead Senior Care Moves Office to Waretown
Home Instead Senior Care recently moved from its location in Barnegat Township to a new facility in Waretown at Ocean Pointe Plaza, 1 Memorial Drive, Unit 102. Tara Bonelli, Home Instead community relations director, said the office serves Southern ...

Jump-start that talk about elder care
WASHINGTON — Although elder care is such an important topic of discussion, many families have trouble talking about it. During a recent online chat with Tim Prosch, who wrote "The Other Talk: A Guide to Talking With Your Adult Children About the Rest ...

Jump-start that talk about elder care
WASHINGTON — Although elder care is such an important topic of discussion, many families have trouble talking about it. During a recent online chat with Tim Prosch, who wrote "The Other Talk: A Guide to Talking With Your Adult Children About the Rest ...

Senior care worker accused of embezzling $2000 from client
JAMES CITY - A senior care worker whom police say slipped gift cards into an elderly client's grocery purchases and kept them is facing 19 charges, including one felony. Alisha M. Gates, 30, was arrested Wednesday and charged with felony embezzlement ...

Discussion key in elder care issues
Although elder care is such an important topic of discussion, many families have trouble talking about it. During a recent online chat with Tim Prosch, who wrote "The Other Talk: A Guide to Talking With Your Adult Children About the Rest of Your Life ...

Discussion key in elder care issues
Although elder care is such an important topic of discussion, many families have trouble talking about it. During a recent online chat with Tim Prosch, who wrote "The Other Talk: A Guide to Talking With Your Adult Children About the Rest of Your Life ...

UT Medicine docs to be available to speak on challenges of elder care
... the elderly population in the U.S. could reach 20.2 percent. And since family members provide 80 percent of the elder care in the country, it will become increasingly critical for older Americans and their adult children to properly understand what ...

UC San Diego Launches New Center on Healthy Aging and Senior Care
Dilip V. Jeste, MD, Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, has been appointed the first associate dean for Healthy Aging and Senior Care at the University of California, San Diego and will direct the newly established Center on ...

Waconia senior care center faulted in patient's fatal fall
A patient at a Waconia senior care facility died as a result of falls that were due to neglect, the Minnesota Department of Health has determined. In an investigative report released this week, the department determined that Lighthouse at Waconia had ...

Senior Care Company, Seniors Helping Seniors® Announces Enhanced ...
Senior Care Company, Seniors Helping Seniors® Announces Enhanced ...

Salt Lake City Senior Care Company Receives 2014 Best of Home Care ...
Salt Lake City Senior Care Company Receives 2014 Best of Home Care ...

Brock is delighted with Ardley's senior service
Ardley United manager Kevin Brock was delighted with the way his side went about winning the Oxon Senior Cup in Thursday's final at the Kassam Stadium. Brock saw his side overcome the disappointment of missing out on the UHLSport Hellenic League ...

Bits of Business | Home Instead Senior Care hiring
A State College area senior care company announced earlier this spring that it aims to add more than 100 new employees within the year. A report from Home Instead Senior Care said this addition is in response to the growing senior population and need ...

Elder Care Services proposal not funded
Florida legislators this week turned down a $10-million request to relocate and expand Tallahassee-based nonprofit Elder Care Services. State money would have supported an $11.2-million proposal to remodel the former Albertson's store on North Monroe ...

Discussion key in elder care issues
Although elder care is such an important topic of discussion, many families have trouble talking about it. During a recent online chat with Tim Prosch, who wrote "The Other Talk: A Guide to Talking With Your Adult Children About the Rest of Your Life ...

Elder Abuse, Elder Care
Also in the segment, Kim Boyer and Mary Shapiro explain the ins-and-outs of elder care, and why end of life planning is so important. Boyer and Shapiro are the co-authors of the Essential Eldercare Handbook for Nevada. GUESTS. Kim Boyer, Elder Law ...

Paul Hogan, Home Instead Senior Care Chairman and Co-Founder, Challenges ...
Paul Hogan, Home Instead Senior Care Chairman and Co-Founder, Challenges ...

Home Instead Senior Care presents caregiver workshop May 14 at Auburn ...
Home Instead Senior Care presents caregiver workshop May 14 at Auburn ...

Chart of the Day: Traffic Trends for Top Senior Care Sites
Meanwhile, SeniorHousingNet.com has been outperforming A Place for Mom, the largest senior care referral service, by as many as 125,000 unique visitors during a high point in January 2014. Emeritus is the only senior living provider on comScore's ...

71-Year-Old Volunteer Wins Salute to Senior Service
A 71-year-old St. Charles woman has been honored as the Missouri winner of the Home Instead Senior Care® network's Salute to Senior Service® award. Phyllis Hymes is being recognized for her dedicated community service, including her work at ...

Elder Care Services proposal not funded
Florida legislators this week turned down a $10-million request to relocate and expand Tallahassee-based nonprofit Elder Care Services. State money would have supported an $11.2-million proposal to remodel the former Albertson's store on North Monroe ...

Morton named Senior Service Award Winner
JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder today announced 34 winners of the Lieutenant Governor's Senior Service Award, including Donald Morton of Sedalia. Lt. Governor Kinder presented the awards today (May 6) at a luncheon for the ...

Elderly Woman Missing From Kingsbridge Senior Care Facility
Police from the 52nd Precinct are turning to the public for a missing person's case involving a client at Jewish Home Lifecare. Jessie Thompson, a 96-year-old woman, was last seen leaving the campus at 100 West Kingsbridge Road just before noon on May ...

Elder Care Services' Food Pantry asking for donations
(WTXL) -- The Elder Care Services' Emergency Food Pantry is looking for donations to replenish its bare pantry shelves in an effort to eliminate hunger among seniors in the Tallahassee area. For a lot of local seniors and their families, the Elder Care ...

373 alerts of alleged abuse in elder care
There were 373 alerts over alleged or confirmed abuse of residents in long term care homes for the elderly to the inspections watchdog, last year, a report reveals. The first annual overview report by the Health Information and Quality Authority (Hiqa ...

Valley VNA offers living options, senior helpline
Seniors or family members who would rather meet in person to have their questions answered, can attend a free, no-obligation consultation with a senior care professional to assess specific, individual care needs, living arrangements and more. To set up ...

Younger brain injury patients shouldn't be housed in senior-care facilities ...
Younger brain injury patients shouldn't be housed in senior-care facilities ...

Tech talks, tips, and tutorials for seniors offered by Foundation for Senior Care
FALLBROOK – The Foundation for Senior Care will sponsor a series of workshops at the Senior Care Computer Learning Center that will be taught by their volunteer computer techs. An open house and meet and greet will be held May 9 from 9:30 to 11:30 ...

Rolla woman earns Lieutenant Governor Senior Service Award
Rosalie Spencer, of Rolla, was one of 34 winners of the Missouri Lieutenant Governor's Senior Service Award. Lt. Governor Peter Kinder presented the awards Tuesday at a luncheon for the winners and their guests outside his office in the Capitol ...

Rolla woman earns Lieutenant Governor Senior Service Award
Rosalie Spencer, of Rolla, was one of 34 winners of the Missouri Lieutenant Governor's Senior Service Award. Lt. Governor Peter Kinder presented the awards Tuesday at a luncheon for the winners and their guests outside his office in the Capitol ...

Elder Care: Praising nurses, nursing homes
May is Elder Law month and last week Karen Kaslow, Keystone Elder Law's care coordinator, took a close look at issues surrounding elder care. It happens that this also is National Nurses Week. The American Nurses Association says this is a good week to ...

Rolla woman earns Lieutenant Governor Senior Service Award
Rosalie Spencer, of Rolla, was one of 34 winners of the Missouri Lieutenant Governor's Senior Service Award. Lt. Governor Peter Kinder presented the awards Tuesday at a luncheon for the winners and their guests outside his office in the Capitol. email ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Marshfield High School Senior Service Day
1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. 2 Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or ...

Now hiring: Home Instead Senior Care looking to fill 100 positions at ... - The Huntsville Times
Now hiring: Home Instead Senior Care looking to fill 100 positions at ...

Dementia Arts: Celebrating Creativity in Elder Care by Gary Glazner
Dementia Arts: Celebrating Creativity in Elder Care (Health Profession Press, 2014) is due out this summer. Pre-order because it's going to move fast. The mission of the Alzheimer's Poetry Project is: “to facilitate the creativity of people living with ...

Consumer Watch: Paying for senior care
The norm, if personal care such as toileting and bathing is required, is $18-$25 per hour with a four-hour minimum. (In our area it's $10-$18 daily.) Round-the-clock live-in care runs about three times the price of a typical assisted living facility ...

Salute to Senior Service winner for Louisiana honored during National ...
Salute to Senior Service winner for Louisiana honored during National ...

Making a case for in-home senior care
Making a case for in-home senior care. Dozens of people gather for a legislative forum Monday featuring Congressman Fred Upton and state Attorney General Bill Schuette at the Area Agency on Aging in St. Joseph. Buy this photo. Posted: Tuesday, May 13, ...

New Report: Senior Care Franchise Sector Continues to Stand Out
The home care industry has emerged into one of the most popular in franchising—with some of the most satisfied and successful franchisees, according to a new report released today by Franchise Business Review. The report—Senior Care ...

Leisureworld Senior Care Corporation Reports 2014 First Quarter Financial ...
Leisureworld Senior Care Corporation Reports 2014 First Quarter Financial ...

Genetics, Cloud Computing Hold Promise For Personalized Medicine
Some patients in elder care programs are currently ingesting as many as 16 different medications per day, raising the odds of dangerous side effects or interactions. The Program for All Inclusive Care of the Elderly (PACE), a national initiative ...

Ross awarded Senior Service honor
Who: Carson Ross, mayor of Blue Springs. What: One of the 34 winners of this year's Senior Service Award, given by Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder, who presented the awards last week. How did that come about: He was nominated by state Rep. Sheila Solon, R-Blue ...

Ross awarded Senior Service honor
Who: Carson Ross, mayor of Blue Springs. What: One of the 34 winners of this year's Senior Service Award, given by Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder, who presented the awards last week. How did that come about: He was nominated by state Rep. Sheila Solon, R-Blue ...

Upscale elder care housing projects that will be managed by Washington state ...
Upscale elder care housing projects that will be managed by Washington state ...

Dilip Jeste Leads New UC-San Diego Center on Senior Care
Dr. Dilip V. Jeste, a professor of psychiatry and neurosciences at the University of California at San Diego, has been appointed the first associate dean for Healthy Aging and Senior Care at U.C.-San Diego and will direct the newly established Center ...

Eagle approves permits for Castle Peak Senior Care
With a major development permit secured from the Eagle Town Board Tuesday night, developers of the Castle Peak Senior Care Community project say the project has passed a critical milestone in its effort to break ground in 2014. “This brings us onto the ...

Caremerge Announces New Partnership With Linked Senior To Promote A Mind ...
Caremerge Announces New Partnership With Linked Senior To Promote A Mind ...

Adult day health center operate acquires Delco site
Bucks County-based Senior Care Centers of America, a national operator of adult day health service centers, has acquired a Delaware County center to add to its list of local facilities. Terms of the deal for Family Matters in Clifton Heights, Pa., were ...

Adult day health center operator acquires Delco site
Bucks County-based Senior Care Centers of America, a national operator of adult day health service centers, has acquired a Delaware County center to add to its list of local facilities. Terms of the deal for Family Matters in Clifton Heights, Pa., were ...

Leisureworld Senior Care Given New C$14.50 Price Target at TD Securities (LW)
Leisureworld Senior Care logo TD Securities increased their price target on shares of Leisureworld Senior Care (TSE:LW) from C$14.00 to C$14.50 in a research note issued on Thursday, American Banking News reports. The firm currently has a “buy” rating ...


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