Aging in Place Introduction for Family Caregivers

Buzzwords and lingo are common with the senior/aging “industry”, with many having meaning only to industry organizations or service providers. Aging in Place is a buzz word (yes, it’s really a phrase but typically said almost as a single word) that has real meaning to both family caregivers and their senior loved ones. This episode … Read moreAging in Place Introduction for Family Caregivers

Seniors’ Five Wishes: Key Health and End of Life Decisions

Welcome to the inaugural episode of the Senior Care Corner® Podcast! We are introducing the podcast in hopes this medium helps reach more family caregivers. The format of each episode will include news items for family members and other caregivers, in depth discussion of a featured topic and a tip for enhancing the life of … Read moreSeniors’ Five Wishes: Key Health and End of Life Decisions

Access to Preventive Care for Seniors

Seniors struggle to afford the lifesaving tests and procedures that are recommended for them to stay healthy.  Under the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the government is attempting to close the gap between the cost of care and the accessibility of preventive care.  The goal of the new legislation is to eliminate the … Read moreAccess to Preventive Care for Seniors