Connecting the Dots Between Caregiver Stress and Elder Abuse

caregiver stress and elder abuse

The rising cost of elder care and the rising numbers of seniors who wish to remain in their homes are turning the tides away from institutional care and towards home and community-based care. Accordin...

An In-Depth Look at Transitional Care Management

transitional care management

Avoidable and costly hospital admissions are a key quality and patient safety concern for patients, family, and caregivers alike. A significant cause of readmissions that are otherwise preventable is ...

A Three-Tier Strategy to Avoid Falls in the Elderly:

Falls in the elderly

If you or an elderly relative have suffered a fall, you are not alone. In fact, the numbers associated with old people falls may surprise you. Each year, over two million senior citizens are treated i...

Caregiver Shortage Alert : Who is Caring for Our Seniors?

Caregiver Shortage

As more Baby Boomers are starting to hit the golden years, there is showing an increased need for caregivers. Because of the increase of seniors, then the demand for more home health assistants, perso...

Caring for Elderly Parents: The Basics

caring for elderly parents

None of us want to think about caring for elderly parents, much less talk about it. However, you need to realize that one day your mother or father may require a certain degree of care. The more prepa...

New Advances in Home Care Technology for Seniors

Home Health Care Technology

As the population ages, older adults want to remain in their homes right up to the end of their lives. In the past, an older adult with health issues would need nursing care. Performing daily living a...

5 Steps to Effective Medication Management:

medication management

Does dealing with multiple prescriptions get confusing? If you or someone you love faces the daunting task of multiple medication management, don’t despair. Follow these 5 steps to manage your medicat...

How to Pay for Home Care?

How to pay for home care

Have you been struggling to pay for home care? In this article I will explain easy ways that you can use to pay for home care without struggling so that you get all the care services that you or your ...

Live In Confidence with Live In Care

live-in-home

Being the primary caregiver for an aging relative is tough work. Perhaps the toughest part is when you’re not there. What if something happens? What if they need to use the bathroom and can’t manage b...

In-Home Care: How Do I Know if My Husband Needs More Care Than I Can Give Him?

in-home care

As couples move into their later years, a spouse can find him or herself in the position of being the caregiver for the other. This could be as simple as helping with basic tasks, or it could be very ...