A team of women who help look after each other.
Category: Assisted Living
Successful aging at home requires planning.
With Telehomecare, seniors can live at home longer and their caregivers can provide better care, and do so with peace of mind.
‘Everybody will have a story about a parent, an aunt, a sibling, who the system is failing. It’s inevitable, unless something changes.’
– University of British Columbia researcher Joanie Sims-Gould
What will long-term care homes be like when the Boomers need them?
Police have charged Wettlaufer with murder alleging she killed eight nursing home residents.
Article courtesy of Folks, an online magazine dedicated to telling the stories of remarkable people who refuse to be defined by their health issues Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks, explains why we shouldn’t try to capture the people we love in a freeze-frame, even at the end of their lives. Lori La Bey … Continued
Myths, legends or facts? What exactly do you know about nursing homes for your family members? Test your knowledge and see…
Pilot project employing paramedics to make health-care visits helped reduce 911 calls and emergency room visits.
It seems simple: keep patients at home when you can. Individuals prefer it, and it costs governments less. But home care is an underfunded, complicated system faltering in the face of skyrocketing demand.