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1 hr ago | Daily Kos
Republican-controlled States are refusing to take free federal money to expand Medicaid health care coverage to the working poor.
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5 hrs ago | Star Tribune
More financial details are simplified and harmonized for same-sex and opposite-sex couples.
7 hrs ago | WLBT-TV Jackson
Senior citizens are living longer, and many baby boomers are now grappling with the decision of how to care for their aging parents.
9 hrs ago | Washington Times
Brown University's School of Public Health has received a $1 million grant to launch a center to improve long-term care for the elderly.
13 hrs ago | Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Recently, I read an article about the aging population, specifically, those who have Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia, and the burden placed on families, society, and health care.
Carolinas HealthCare System announced that Gary Henderson will serve as the assistant vice president of the new Carolinas Healthcare System-Anson campus, as Dr. Fredrick Thompson retires and begins a new role as director of the Anson County Health Department.
Location, location location: Not only is it key to the value of real estate, it's also a big driver of the cost of long-term care.
She subsequently sued. Because the family did not have proper insurance, they had to pay out of pocket for attorney fees, medical expenses, lost wages and long-term disability.
What may appear to be minor administrative problems in a nursing home - a fax machine locked away at night or no one designated to copy paperwork - can cause major headaches in care transitions, a geriatrician warned in a webinar Thursday.
Thanks to higher tax rates and an improving economy, Fiscal Year 2014 is shaping up to be very good for everyone's favorite government agency, the Internal Revenue Service.
DOHA: Children in Qatar countinue to benefit from the complex care initiative implemented through the partnership between Hamad Medical Corporation and The Hospital for Sick Children based in Canada.
Celebrating his second Holy Thursday Mass, Pope Francis put on an apron, kneeling to wash the feet of twelve people with disabilities.
Julie Roy, manager with Schlegel Villages was on hand at Fogolar Furlan Club for a hiring fair April 17, 2014.
Average nursing home rates in the Pittsburgh area exceed the national average, according to a new survey by New York Life , but the region's costs are not among the highest in the country.
This report, The Long Term Care Market: Nursing Homes, Home Care, Hospice Care, and Assisted Living, covers the most important segments of the long term care industry, each of which provide medical care and/or assistance with the activities of daily living on an ongoing basis: Nursing care Home care Hospice care Assisted living For each of these ... (more)
The attempts of the hospital lobby and long-term care to move beyond casually dating to going steady hit a snag at the steps of a courthouse Monday.