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2 hrs ago | Prince Albert Daily Herald

COLUMN: Dr. Colleen M. Flood - July 26, 2014

The latest Commonwealth Study ranked Canada's health care system a dismal second to last in a list of 11 major industrialized countries.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Health, Opinion

2 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Workplace Benefits That Are Disappearing

Even though the economy has improved significantly since the recession, some companies continue to cut benefits for employees.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Illinois

3 hrs ago | MarketWatch

The medical bills that hit retirees hardest

If you're trying to estimate health-care expenses in retirement, a new report from the Kaiser Family Foundation highlights some important numbers.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicare

3 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

Personal support workers say wage hike is "a start"

WINDSOR, ONT.:JULY 25, 2014 -- Millie Hickson, personal support worker and chief steward for SCIEU, is pictured outside her home, Friday, July 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: Health

6 hrs ago | News Observer

Five questions for financial gerontologist Cyndi Hutchins

As baby boomers ebb out of the workforce and into retirement, financial advisers are helping wind down their clients' careers by preparing them for soon-to-be-reduced incomes.

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Related Topix: University of Southern California, Pension, Health, Social Security

7 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Ohio ranks near bottom on long-term care

Ohio ranks 44th among states in meeting the long-term-care needs of its older and disabled residents, according to a recent scorecard by AARP.

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Related Topix: Health, AARP, Washington DC, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

11 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Majority say health will be biggest retirement expense: BMO poll

The Bank of Montreal report, titled "Living to 100: The Four Keys to Longevity," found that 74 per cent of those recently polled foresee medical costs as their biggest expense in their senior years.

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Related Topix: Bank of Montreal, Banking, Financial Services, Health, North America, Canada, World News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Monster.com

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Related Topix: Monster, Human Resources, Medicine, Nursing, Health

St. Albert Gazette

Becoming a Burdzy

In 2013, the provincial government announced the Michener Centre in Red Deer would be shut down and the remaining 125 residents would be moved to long-term care and supportive living facilities.

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Related Topix: Health

Morningstar

50 Must-Know Statistics About Long-Term Care

Perhaps you've bitten the bullet and purchased long-term care insurance, or decided to pay out of pocket for long-term care.

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Related Topix: Health, Alzheimer's, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Medicaid, Medicine, Nursing, Medicare

The Chronicle Herald

Health minister rules out mandatory flu shots - for now

Nova Scotia Health Minister Leo Glavine says the province will not require health-care workers to get flu shots for this coming flu season.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Influenza

The Times

Financial fundamentals: You're ready to retire, now what?

As I get older, it seems I also have more and more friends and clients who are asking for retirement advice.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Pension, Social Security, Health

Inside Bay Area

Retirement Planner: Long-term care policies and your rights

When it comes to long-term care insurance, regular readers will recall my negative feelings on the subject, but with my father approaching two years in a nursing home, I'm beginning to see how insuring this cost can make sense for many Americans.

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Related Topix: Health, Pleasanton, CA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Indianapolis Star

Pete the Planner: Long-term care policy protects family

Pete the Planner: Long-term care policy protects family Long term care insurance is not a product that enjoys the public's full comprehension.

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Related Topix: Carmel, IN

Daily Mail

Retired can benefit from equity release plans - but pitfalls remain

But new research indicates that many who could benefit from releasing equity via a lifetime mortgage or home reversion scheme are reluctant to go down this path.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Health, Retirement

Courier News

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Monroe senior citizens are urged to be careful and to find out as much information as possible when purchasing complex financial products Practical tips for seniors on avoiding fraud Monroe senior citizens are urged to be careful and to find out as much information as possible when purchasing complex financial products Check out this story on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Mortgage, Health

JD Supra

Medicare Part C Update: Co-Insurance Payments

Prior to the implementation of NC Tracks, the North Carolina Medicaid program would pay co-insurance for correctly filed claims for dual eligible residents who were covered primarily by Medicare Part C plans.

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Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Medicare

Hospital Connect

AHA s interactive marketplace links health care professionals and vendors

The AHA launched the service at the Health Forum and AHA Leadership Summit in San Diego.

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Related Topix: Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Prince Albert Daily Herald

Visitor restrictions lifted in Kinistino care home

The visitor restrictions placed at Jubilee Lodge in Kinistino were lifted on Friday.

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Related Topix: Health

The Windsor Star

Windsor heart patients to be served with new cath lab

Ontario Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Dr. Eric Hoskins, rights, visits Windsor Regional Hospital's Ouellette Avenue Campus cath lab with Dr. Roland Mihail, chief of cardiology.

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Related Topix: Canada, Health, Medicine

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