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Do you have an acute or a chronic illness?

By David Joel Miller. Getting the right kind of treatment for your illness is important.   Whether it’s a physical, emotional or mental disorder, getting the right treatment makes all the difference.  One of the problems we have in the …...
by counseolrssoapbox on Aug 29, 2016

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/28/16)

(Rendering of Cherrywood Pointe of Minnetonka, located in Minnetonka, Minn. — Photo courtesy of Cherrywood Pointe Senior Living) Construction: Planned Community Will Expand CCRC in Carlisle, Pa. A Presbyterian Senior Living CCRC will begin construc...
by Senior Housing News on Jul 28, 2016

Unintended Consequences Of ZIRP: Nothing For Nothing!

While ZIRP (and NIRP) has been great for stock market and real estate investors, for savers and those of us depending on an insurance companies ability to pay a claim, maybe not so much!Read 'Insurer Survivability: (More) Unintended Consequ...
by The Political Commentator on Mar 21, 2016

'SETTLING FOR' - THAT'S WHAT CAREGIVERS DO

settling for, to be satisfied with:to settle for less.I had a dream and it was to become an actor.  I studied performance at university and went on to work in professional theatre as an actor, director and...

How to Determine Your Cost for Senior Care Services

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by Different Ways of Thinking on Oct 29, 2015

How to Determine Your Cost for Senior Care Services

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by Dementia and Driving on Oct 29, 2015

Omnicare (OCR) At All-Time High Levels On Potential Buyout, Glenview Capital Raises Stake In Monsanto (MON)

Omnicare Inc. (OCR) Shares of OCR surged to reach a record high in after-hours trading Wednesday, following a report by Bloomberg indicating that drugstore operator CVS Health Corp. (CVS) is in advanced takeover talks with the company. OCR recently...
by CRWE-PR Finance on May 21, 2015

NJ Elder Abuse: Bill for Peggy’s Law Is Pending

Elder law abuse exists in assisted living and long term care facilities.  There is a bill pending before the Legislature (no date for hearing set) that would amend the statute requiring the reporting to the ombudsman.  The proposed bill, called ...

National Community Care Insurance: What's New in Canada

According to the 2014 Global Age Watch Index, Norway is the best country to be a senior citizen or person with disabilities.  Apart from Japan (9), all the top 10 countries are again in Western Europe, North America and Australasia.Norway shifte...

Long-Term Care Facilities Must Recognize Same-Sex Spousal Rights

Long-term care facilities participating in Medicare and Medicaid may soon be required to recognize the rights of same-sex spouses regardless if their state has validated the marriage, according to a recently proposed rule by the Centers for Medicare...
by Senior Housing News on Dec 17, 2014

Today Show: Not Your Grandmother’s Long-Term Care

Nearly 70% of Americans will need some form of long-term care, but changes in the way care is delivered and the increasing costs to provide it certainly presents some challenges, according to a recent segment of the Today show. Chatting with Today fi...
by Senior Housing News on Dec 14, 2014

Talking Turkey About Eldercare Over the Holidays

By Jennifer Tucker, Vice-President, Homewatch CareGivers International, a home care brand whose locations provide care and support to elders so they can age safely in their own homes.Going home for the holidays can be a joyous time of celebrating and...

Why You Should Get Long-Term Care Insurance

Many of us think we’re invincible and that we are going to live forever.  And even though we’re living longer – around 80 years, which is about 30 years longer than people living 100 years ago – that doesn’t necessarily...
by Million Dollar Ninja on Nov 10, 2014

Why You Should Get Long-Term Care Insurance

Many of us think we’re invincible and that we are going to live forever.  And even though we’re living longer – around 80 years, which is about 30 years longer than people living 100 years ago – that doesn’t necessarily...
by Million Dollar Ninja on Nov 10, 2014

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (9/18/14)

Construction: Planned Ohio Senior Living Community Plans $20 Million Expansion Otterbein Senior LIfestyle Choices is planning a $20 million expansion to add more housing to its continuing care retirement community (CCRC) campus in Lebanon, Ohio, rep...
by Senior Housing News on Sep 18, 2014

Affordable Senior Housing Is the Next Big Growth Opportunity

Senior housing operators will be forced to address the growing need of low- to moderate-income seniors in the coming years, as an estimated 3.5 million seniors today don’t have enough money to pay for higher acuity services. The high-end senior liv...
by Senior Housing News on Sep 11, 2014

Affordable Senior Housing Is the Next Big Growth Opportunity

Senior housing operators will be forced to address the growing need of low- to moderate-income seniors in the coming years, as an estimated 3.5 million seniors today don’t have enough money to pay for higher acuity services. The high-end senior liv...
by Senior Housing News on Sep 11, 2014

Benefits To Retirement

Benefits To Retirement Five Great Benefits To Retirement You Didn't Know About Entering retirement means being able to sleep in and enjoy a relaxing lifestyle that doesn't involve a long commute or working at a nine to five job. Besides spend...
by The Things Women Want on Jul 8, 2014

Senior Housing Acquisitions: Aviv REIT, NHI, Capital Senior Living & More

Capital Senior Living Buys Assisted Living Community from Pulliam Capital Senior Living has purchased assisted living and memory care community Dillon Pointe in Spartanburg, South Carolina, from Pulliam Investment Company. The sale was arranged by Ca...
by Senior Housing News on Jan 21, 2014

AGING IN AMERICA - Latino Demand on Long-Term Care

"Increasing demand moves long-term care centers to cater to Latino elders" PBS Newshour 1/3/2014ExcerptJUDY WOODRUFF (Newshour):  Now a different look at providing care to those in need.  It's part of our occasional series on aging and th...
by Mage Soapbox on Jan 6, 2014


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