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3 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester

Money Matters: Helping older relatives articulate long-term care wishes

Long-term care issues are best dealt with when the older relative or parent is healthy and the various options can be considered when there is adequate time to do so.


Related Topix: Health

4 hrs ago | Noozhawk

Brad Tisdale Opens Tisdale Insurance & Estate Services in Santa Barbara

The new company helps people protect their family, business and wealth with customized life, long-term care and disability insurance strategies, according to Tisdale, who is certified by the Corporation for Long-Term Care and the Institute of Business and Finance.


Related Topix: Santa Barbara, CA, Health, UC Santa Barbara

8 hrs ago | UB Reporter

Aging in Place

As a large contingent of Americans retire and enter their senior years, many will choose to face the challenges of their golden years by "aging in place" - staying in their homes instead of moving into a retirement or assisted-living facility.


Related Topix: Harvard University, Nursing, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

11 hrs ago |

Butler County should take the addicts

Blame a lack of Medicaid reimbursement, a lack of private pay candidates, or problems with salary or pension for the county employees who work in county facilities, which make up around 5% of our nation's nursing homes.


Related Topix: Pension, Hamilton, OH, Health

15 hrs ago |

A dog a day

Specialists at Enloe Medical Center have been without an animal-assisted therapy program for about a year.


Related Topix: Independence, CA, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Medicare 101: Do You Need All 4 Parts?

Maybe you're getting close to 65 yourself or simply want to understand how Medicare works, so that you can help a family member or friend.


Related Topix: Medicare, Health, Health Insurance, Medicine, Nursing, Social Security, Personal Finance

Too late: Change is here for long-term care

If someone were to complain that long-term care has become a "same old, same old" scene, you might be inclined to agree.


Related Topix: Health

Peace Arch News

COLUMN: Health cash not optional

A recent review of Fraser Health concluded that people in the region it serves rely on hospital care too much - particularly emergency services, but also in situations where people are required to wait in hospital for a long-term care bed.


Related Topix: Health, Canada, Opinion

Colorado Springs Business Journal

New Moody Insurance Colorado Springs office opens

Rocky Mountain insurance provider Moody Insurance announced the opening of its new Briargate-area office, led by industry veterans Cheryl Harding and Erin Clay.


Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO, Non-Profit, Wells Fargo Insurance Services, Health

Bangor Daily News

Are You Concerned about Outliving Your Assets? A Retirement Planning ...

Have you considered how inflation will impact your purchasing power over time? Have you considered how increasing health care costs will impact your cash-flow? Have you considered how long-term care costs could impact you or a family member's retirement assets? Take action now so your money can work harder for you later.


Related Topix: Health, Damariscotta, ME

Northwestern MutualVoice: Risks In Retirement: Don't Forget About Health Care Costs

What's the biggest risk to your financial security in retirement? Whenever I ask that question, what I hear most often is that people are concerned about whether or not their money will last.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Health, Medicare, Health Insurance, Nursing


Stephen Williams: 4 reasons you need long-term care insurance

Steve Williams is a Senior Vice President and Head of Financial Planning, U.S. at BMO Private Bank.


Related Topix: Steven Williams, Personal Finance, Retirement

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Journal and Courier

Veterans' groups provide services, social activitiesVeterans' groups...

Veterans' groups provide services, social activities Military service-related organizations in Tippecanoe and surrounding counties.


Related Topix: Prison, Life, Veteran Affairs, Danville, IN, Health

St. Augustine Record

Meal program relies on community support

The Council on Aging is gearing up for the annual COA Championship Golf and Gala, the biggest fundraising event of the year.


Related Topix: Health, St. Augustine, FL

Montreal Gazette

Outbreaks of gastro often mismanaged: report

Hospitals and long-term care centres across Quebec often mismanage outbreaks of gastroenteritis, shutting down entire wards unnecessarily - with the result that access to health care is diminished, suggests a new government report.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Sam Konkin recognized by Kiwanis Club of Trail

A long standing member of the Kiwanis Club of Trail was honoured for his 61 years of continued service to the organization earlier this month.


Related Topix: Health, Canada,

Business Journal

Boca Raton hospital companies gets new ownership after legal battle

Two Boca Raton hospitals companies were placed under new ownership amid a long legal battle involving a defunct hedge fund.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Nursing

Bangor Daily News

100-year-old has 'big rig' dream fulfilled at Dysart's

Thomas Follette, 100-year-old resident of Arbor Terrace in Gardiner, has dreamed of going for a ride in a "big rig" and having lunch at a legendary local favorite - Dysart's Truck Stop and Restaurant.


Related Topix: Gardiner, ME, Bangor, ME, Pittsfield, ME, Health

The Globe and Mail

Canada should look to Europe on health care, not the U.S.

Dr. Colleen M. Flood is an expert advisor with and a professor in the Faculty of Law, the School of Public Policy & Governance, and the Institute of Health Policy Management & Evaluation University of Toronto.


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Health

Law Firm Newswire

Begley Law Group Invites New Jersey Attorneys to Elder Law Crash Course

On July 28, the expert elder law attorneys of the Begley Law Group will teach a one-day "crash course" on the essentials of elder law for legal practitioners.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Estate Planning, Health