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Elder Care News 05/2012



AskAnAlly.com Announces Elder Care Workshop Series
Dr. Jane Ginsberg, an expert in Elder Care and Elder Care Mediation, to host coping workshops for the elderly. Participants are invited to share their stories and feelings in a safe and nurturing environment. Dr. Jane Ginsberg, Founder and President of ...

San Jose Dealership Doesn't Pay 70k Contract
The owner of a Santa Cruz senior care facility fears she'll have to close her home for the elderly if a well-known San Jose car dealer continues to withhold $65000 she's owed on the sale of her custom car. Flor Madsen came to the NBC Bay Area ...

HMS Dragon arrives in Liverpool
The 38-year-old, from Bebington, has served 20 years in the Senior Service – and this was the first time he had sailed up the Mersey in a warship. He said: “It gets to you when you sail up and see the waterfronts. “And it's been great for my mum and ...

Family Business: 10 Tips for Managing a Parent-Adult Child Business, from the ...
Family Business: 10 Tips for Managing a Parent-Adult Child Business, from the ...

New exhibition launches military charity
In Rugby Union the Senior Service survived a scare against the RAF last night to keep alive their... NATO foreign ministers are continuing talks in Brussels on the future of Afghanistan. Following a... 65 soldiers from the Allied Rapid Reaction Corps' ...

Cassandra Girouard Jones: Plan to maximize your quality of life
It is vital that you seek a review of your elder care-planning needs sooner, rather than later, so that we can maximize the resources available to you. • Cassandra Girouard Jones was born and raised in Carson City. She practices elder law, ...

WellAWARE Systems Appoints Teresa DiMarco as Chief Executive Officer
RICHMOND, Va., May 01, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- WellAWARE Systems, the leading senior care wellness remote monitoring solution, announced today the appointment of Teresa DiMarco as its chief executive officer. In this role, DiMarco will lead the company ...

Senior Placement & Referral Agency Concierge Care Advisors Expands Throughout ...
Senior Placement & Referral Agency Concierge Care Advisors Expands Throughout ...

RediLearning Launches 'yourCEstore.com' To Provide Live And On-Demand CE ...
RediLearning Launches 'yourCEstore.com' To Provide Live And On-Demand CE ...

New Report: Senior Care Franchise Sector Continues to Stand Out
That list includes Home Instead Senior Care, Visiting Angels, Homewatch CareGivers, Right at Home, BrightStar, FirstLight HomeCare, Caring Senior Service, Home Care Assistance, Nurse Next Door, and CarePatrol. “In the past two years, the number of ...

National Charity League Senior Recognition Reception
Claire Stikeleather of Oakton was the recipient of the Senior Service Award for accumulating the most philanthropic service hours during her time in the league. Additionally, Claire and her mother, Donnah Stikeleather, earned the Mother- Daughter Award ...

FirstLight HomeCare growing in health care market
Deerfield Township-based FirstLight HomeCare projects it can double its elder-care business this year by filling a growing need. The company, founded in 2009 by Jeff Bevis, is carving out its place in a massive and growing market driven by the aging ...

WJBF EXTRA: Elder Care
Baby boomers...there are millions of them born between 1946 and 1964. Many are also part of the so-called "sandwich generation" caring for kids and their aging parents. And, as Mary Morrison shows us... (more) Baby boomers...there are millions of them ...

Fight brewing over DHHS plan to close Penobscot Nursing Home
But while concerns about Penobscot Nursing Home are strongest on Blue Hill Peninsula, the fate of the home could affect current or proposed facilities in Calais, Bucksport and Ellsworth because of the complexity of Maine's strictly regulated elder care ...

Senior service! Former Sheffield and Leeds centre hoping to make return
By Sportsmail Reporter Former Great Britain international Keith Senior is on course to make a comeback before the end of the season, a spokesman for the player has said. The ex-Sheffield Eagles and Leeds centre, who recently celebrated his 36th ...

Prayer in Portage
Thursday is also the Mayor's Advisory Committee on Senior Service's 12th annual Health Fair from 9 to noon at Woodland Park, 2100 Willowcreek Road. The Health Fair will host many vendors that promote and provide health care or services to senior adults ...

Worker at Nelson Gables stole money from clients, according to health ...
Worker at Nelson Gables stole money from clients, according to health ...

Local Elder Law Firm Sponsors Annual Professional Conference
This free, half-day conference for elder care professionals will feature a full line-up of expert speakers to present on the latest issues affecting senior clients. Nearly 250 professionals are expected to attend. The morning will kick-off with an ...

Senior Care Franchising Continues To Outperform Other Market Sectors
Based on the data, the list of top senior care companies (those with above average franchisee satisfaction) includes: Home Instead Senior Care, Visiting Angels, Homewatch CareGivers, Right at Home, BrightStar, FirstLight HomeCare, Caring Senior Service ...

Austin nonprofit opens senior care center
Westminster Manor employs the Centered Around Resident Empowered Services, or CARES, approach to senior care, which “allows residents to work with family, doctors and medical professionals to build a lifestyle that minimizes limitations and maximizes ...

Hospital adding new senior care unit
By Emily Beckett Published 4:47pm Wednesday, May 2, 2012 Golden Care, which is expected to open in June, is a short-term program for people ages 65 and older that need specialized care and treatment plans. “We will be a nine bed unit, all private rooms ...

Care crisis destroys family finances
Whether you face using up your life savings, living on a restricted budget throughout your fifties and sixties to pay for elder care or selling the family home, it's worth thinking through the cost of care, the impact on your life, and the solution ...

Senior care center wins award
Home Instead Senior Care, a leader in non-medical in-home care, strives to provide those good hands for loved ones across the nation, including in Seminole, Orange and Osceola counties. Because of their commitment to providing great care, the owners of ...

Home Instead Senior Care essential to local family
Having caring companies like Home Instead Senior Care to help families with aging parents is more important than ever — helping families keep their loved ones safe and happy at home. My mom, Dorothy, is the true matriarch of our family: proud, ...

Memory and Brain Health Expert Dr. Robert Winningham Joins Linked Senior Board ...
Memory and Brain Health Expert Dr. Robert Winningham Joins Linked Senior Board ...

Hunts Point healthcare network joins Espada's on critical list
The nonprofit is no longer providing child care and senior care services but its executive director claims it will fight to stay open. "The organization is clearly not what it was," Manuel Rosa admitted. "The question is what do we do in the future, ...

Albuquerque Senior Care Company Receives “Best of Home Care” Award
We are so pleased to be recognized as a quality leader in home care, said Damian, Operations Manager of Home Care Assistance. Home Care Assistance of Albuquerque, the leading provider of in-home care for seniors, today announced that it has been ...

Senior service
It's a tough challenge for the Cumbrian team, highlighted by the fact their best result against Lancashire was some 21 years ago on Lindal, when they managed to win by 34 shots. This time the home leg has been put on the tricky, fast-paced Levens ...

Gulf Breeze native receives UNF's Fall Senior Service Award
Shows Gulf Breeze native Sophie Shows was selected by the University of North Florida Alumni Association as the recipient of the Senior Service Award for the Fall 2011 graduating class. The UNF Alumni Association selects a graduating senior each ...

NAPW Centennial Local Chapter Gathered for an Educational Presentation on ...
NAPW Centennial Local Chapter Gathered for an Educational Presentation on ...

Easter Seals Welcomes Colonel David W. Sutherland, United States Army, Retired ...
Easter Seals Welcomes Colonel David W. Sutherland, United States Army, Retired ...

Senior Enterprise Talent Management program opens for Army civilians
Included in the SETM program are opportunities in the Enterprise Placement Program, Developmental Experiences, Senior Service College, and the Defense Senior Leader Development Program. Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh announced the new Army policy ...

HUD Updates Senior Care Facility Loan Program Due to Growing Demand
Other updates encompass contract rights and obligations, financial reporting standards, and reducing duplicative inspections for senior care facilities. HUD is asking for comment on the revised healthcare facility documents for its Section 232 loan ...

HealthSpring to add senior care centers
Bette Thompson cleans the lobby at the HealthSpring LivingWell center in Gallatin. The company is opening three centers in Middle Tennessee this year. HealthSpring will double its number of senior patient care facilities this year as it attempts to ...

Easter Seals Welcomes Colonel David W. Sutherland, United States Army, Retired ...
Easter Seals Welcomes Colonel David W. Sutherland, United States Army, Retired ...

The Final Transition: End of Life Care
Rabbi Jim Michaels is a chaplain who serves residents and patients at the Charles E. Smith continuing care community; Dr. Thomas Smith is an oncologist and director of palliative care at Johns Hopkins; Steven A. Widdes is a noted elder care attorney; ...

Stand Up For Healthier Senior Lifestyles
In addition to showcasing exhibitors specializing in senior healthcare services and products, the Expo also featured a series of free interactive workshops relating to relevant issues and concerns that were led by top senior care industry professionals ...

Embassy Suites to host aging conference
... HHS/ACF/Region VI --"Treasure of Humor and the Sound of Laughter" with Katina L. Dugger, Cherokee Elder Care/PACE --"Resiliency in Leadership: Bent, Not Broken & Bouncing Back" with Norma L. Goff, NG Consulting Services The conference kicks off May ...

Lindeman Appointed Chief Operating Officer of CareOne
Ft. Lee, NJ, May 05, 2012 --(PR.com)-- CareOne – A Senior Care Company today announced the appointment of Stuart Lindeman as Chief Operating Officer. In his new role, Mr. Lindeman will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of CareOne's senior ...

Pittsburgh Senior Care Announces New Website
Comfort Keepers is well known in the elder care industry as being a staunch promoter of independent living as opposed to total care. Also known for spearheading a number of national initiatives and for pioneering Interactive Caregiving, ...

Talented Granny Search Stops in Northridge
The competition, coupled with a long-term care awareness tour, was held at The Emeritus at Northridge, a retirement community at 17650 Devonshire St. Non-profit group 3in4 Association and its spokesperson, elder care expert and author Dr. Marion Somers ...

ND family files federal suit against nursing home
GRAND FORKS, ND (AP) — The family of a man who resided in a Grand Forks nursing home until he died in January is suing the elder care facility in federal court. The complaint against Valley Homes and Services accuses Valley Eldercare Center of ...

Scholastic Superstar: Tyler Piccotti, Scranton Preparatory School
In the same vein, Tyler has amassed his own academic accomplishments; but, he said, his most-rewarding activities have been performing community service over the past four years, particularly his senior service work last year at Camp St. Andrew, ...

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Orlando business owners Debra Foscolo and James Foscolo received the Dynasty award for superior sales and service satisfaction from the Home Instead Senior Care network, the world's leading provider of non-medical in-home care and companionship to ...

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Orlando business owners Debra Foscolo and James Foscolo received the Dynasty award for superior sales and service satisfaction from the Home Instead Senior Care network, the world's leading provider of non-medical in-home care and companionship to ...

Home Instead Senior Care Business Owners Honored for Outstanding Business ...
Home Instead Senior Care Business Owners Honored for Outstanding Business ...

Near Melrose, a national healthcare predicament plays out
In March, in response to residents' complaints, the South Valley Area Planning Commission rejected plans for a 156-bed elder-care facility in Tarzana after a zoning administrator had approved it. Advocates for the elderly say more needs to be done ...

Long-term care looks for leaders as healthcare industry adds jobs
A new rise in healthcare jobs is good news for executives in senior care, an expert said Friday. The latest job report from the US Department of Labor says the healthcare industry added 19000 jobs in April. While physician offices, outpatient clinics ...

Family sues Grand Forks nursing home in death of relative
The family of a man who lived in a Grand Forks nursing home until he died in January is suing the elder care facility in federal court. The family of a man who lived in a Grand Forks nursing home until he died in January is suing the elder care ...

Evansville Native Alissa Fricke Named University of Evansville's Most ...
Evansville Native Alissa Fricke Named University of Evansville's Most ...


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