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Selling Life Insurance Policies To Third Parties A Growing Concern
While state lawmakers backing the bills believe financing long-term care with life insurance policies might save the Medicaid system money, elder care advocates are concerned that this is just another way seniors are being convinced to pay out of their ...

Teaming Up on Elder Care
As the baby boom population ages and average life expectancies climb, advisors must address elder care in their client conversations. Wealth management firms like Morgan Stanley, U.S. Trust and Wells Fargo Private Bank are tackling this issue with ...

Baylor Medical Center opens Senior Care Center
Neighborsgo editor Gloria Hernandez reports that Baylor Medical Center at Irving has just opened the Baylor Behavioral Health Senior Care Center. The facility, located inside Baylor Irving, 1901 N. MacArthur Blvd., will be managed by Telecare ...

Paying for elder care with life insurance
Paying for elder care with life insurance. July 1, 2013, 11:46 AM. By Matthew Heimer. State governments are warming to the idea of “life settlements” as a way for older adults and families to pay for long-term care. But the process is more complicated ...

Paying for elder care with life insurance
Paying for elder care with life insurance. July 1, 2013, 11:46 AM. By Matthew Heimer. State governments are warming to the idea of “life settlements” as a way for older adults and families to pay for long-term care. But the process is more complicated ...

Sabra Makes Loan With $50 Million Senior Care Portfolio Purchase Option
Sabra Health Care REIT (NASDAQ:SBRA) announced on Monday the origination of a mezzanine loan investment for $12.4 million with an affiliate of Chai Facilities Acquisition Company, LLC that carries an up to $50 million acquisition option for several ...

Senior Care Vero Beach Specialists Take Their Services to Residential Facilities
Vero Beach, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/01/2013 -- Nightingale Private Duty Nursing (NPDN) is known for bringing comprehensive, personalized care to seniors who wish to remain in their homes as they age. They provide medical services, companionship, and ...

New Battle Over the Future of Elder Care: Arbitration vs. Litigation
There is a civil war underway between the states and the federal courts over long-term care and health care policy. The Supreme Court, wielding the Supremacy Clause and a broad federal statute favoring arbitration, has the upper hand, but the states ...

Huntsville senior care center builds tools to help family caregivers - The Birmingham News
Nearly one-third of adults living in the surrounding counties are caregivers to aging relatives, the local Home Instead Senior Care office reported. These individuals could be at risk of depression, diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure and ...

Health Care REIT Completes $4.3 Billion Sunrise Acquisition
Health Care REIT Completes $4.3 Billion Sunrise Acquisition · HUD Reinstates Developer Fee for Section 202 Refinancings · Sabra Makes Loan With $50 Million Senior Care Portfolio Purchase Option · NHI to Acquire 17 Assisted Living Communities for ...

Home Instead Senior Care: Caregiver distress
A recent Home Instead Senior Care study discovered that caregivers are prone to hiding their emotions and, as a result, their health suffers. Approximately 74 percent of caregivers who hide their feelings report fatigue, 53 percent report difficulty ...

Government benefits to pay for your long-term care
It is impossible to predict what your future elder care needs will be. You cannot determine in advance if you will need home care, assisted living or even nursing home care. However, you can have a plan in place that will provide the financial, legal ...

Program on preventing senior fraud at Home Instead Senior Care in Washington
“Preventing Senior Fraud” will be presented by Home Instead Senior Care. Older adults often are prime targets for con artists looking to steal their money, property or identifications. The senior population is growing so rapidly, more seniors than ever ...

CBO: More Experimentation Coming for Senior Care Options
Due to the aging baby boomer population, projections of which place the count of Americans who are 65 or older at one in five by 2050, there will be much “experimentation” that goes on to hone in on viable care methods, says the Congressional Budget ...

Family of woman killed at senior center sues
ATLANTA (AP) — The family of a 75-year-old woman stabbed to death at an Atlanta senior care apartment complex is suing the facility's owners, her daughters said Tuesday. Mary Oliver was stabbed to death at Baptist Towers on June 17 by fellow tenant ...

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Home Instead Senior Care was created to help those who are taking care of the ...
Home Instead Senior Care was created to help those who are taking care of the ...

Family Of Woman Killed At Senior Center Sues
ATLANTA (AP) -- The family of a 75-year-old woman stabbed to death at an Atlanta senior care apartment complex is suing the facility's owners. Mary Oliver's daughters said Tuesday they are suing Ohio-based National Church Residences. They say her ...

Charges: Senior-care workers filmed nude patients
Charges: Senior-care workers filmed nude patients. Prosecutors charge 2 nursing home caregivers with filming, sharing images of nude patients. Published On: Jul 03 2013 07:56:21 AM CDT Updated On: Jul 03 2013 02:36:48 PM CDT. Small Text; Medium ...

Nonprofit senior service agency looking at $20000 flood cleanup
“It was so overwhelming,” said Meg LaMonica, associate director at Senior Service Associates. “You can't imagine how you're going to move everything in your office and have some sense of order again.” The total cleanup is expected to cost $20,000, ...

71-Year-Old Bland Woman Is Senior Service Winner
A 71-year-old Bland woman has been honored as the Missouri winner of the Home Instead Senior Care® network's Salute to Senior Service® award. Judy Renick is being recognized for her dedicated community service, including her work at CAS Projects ...

Senior Care Connection Summer Skin Protection for Seniors
Leader & Kalkaskian > News. Senior Care Connection Summer Skin Protection for Seniors. Published: Wednesday, July 03, 2013. By LESLIE KNOPP. This is the time of year that northern Michigan comes alive with outdoor activities. It's the season for ...

New Filial Law Arouses Opinions on Social Care for Senior Citizens
And it appears to be good news for Yang Liuzhen who now lives in a senior care center in south China's Guangdong Province. "I'm their grandma, not their mother. Coming to see me is usually difficult for them. They only have one day off per week. And ...

Leisureworld Senior Care PT Lowered to C$12.75 (LW)
Leisureworld Senior Care logo CIBC decreased their price target on shares of Leisureworld Senior Care (TSE: LW) from C$13.50 to C$12.75 in a research note issued on Thursday, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports. CIBC's price objective would suggest a ...

New filial law arouses opinions on social care for senior citizens
And it appears to be good news for Yang Liuzhen who now lives in a senior care center in south China's Guangdong Province. "I'm their grandma, not their mother. Coming to see me is usually difficult for them. They only have one day off per week. And ...

Gardnerville's No Place Like Home Senior Care acquired
EmpRes Healthcare agreed to buy No Place Like Home Senior Care in Gardnerville for an undisclosed amount from owner Rick Ackerson. Washington-based EmpRes Healthcare affiliates operate three other skilled nursing and post-acute care centers in the ...

Leisureworld Senior Care Price Target Cut to C $12.75 by Analysts at CIBC ( LW )
Leisureworld Senior Care logo Stock analysts at CIBC decreased their price objective on shares of Leisureworld Senior Care (TSE: LW) from C$13.50 to C$12.75 in a report issued on Thursday, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. CIBC's target price would ...

Strike at eight Alberta senior care homes put on hold by province pending talks
EDMONTON - The Alberta government stepped in Friday to stop a looming strike by 1,200 workers at eight seniors care facilities. The province made the move just hours after the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees announced its members would legally ...

Elder Care: The importance of an Advance Care Directive
Guest columnist Dave Nesbit is the principal attorney certified in Long Term Care insurance at Keystone Elder Law P.C. in Upper Allen Township. He can be reached at [email protected] or 697-3223. The Elder Care column appears Sundays in ...

Licensing, training important in choosing elder care
When a Georgia caregiving center for elderly individuals with Alzheimer's became national news for alleged abuse and neglect, it brought to mind several questions that families may have when planning care for older relatives. The Associated Press ...

First Choice Provides Senior Care Services
Husband-and-wife team Jeff and Kayla Stephens of Cabot have recently launched First Choice Senior Care Inc., a private-pay, nonmedical senior care company serving Pulaski and Lonoke counties. First Choice offers a range of services that includes ...

Summer Skin Protection for Seniors
Senior Care Connection Summer Skin Protection for Seniors. Published: Monday, July 08, 2013. By LESLIE KNOPP. This is the time of year that northern Michigan comes alive with outdoor activities. It's the season for picnics, arts and crafts fairs ...

Senior Solutions Management Group Enriches Senior Living Through ...
Senior Solutions Management Group Enriches Senior Living Through ...

Kansas Recognizes Elder Care Facilities
The state is recognizing eight nursing home facilities for offering innovative ways of caring for older Kansans. The PEAK awards recognize facilities that focus on providing better quality of life for seniors. “For the longest times, nursing homes and ...

Leisureworld Senior Care PT Lowered to C$12.75 (LW)
Leisureworld Senior Care (TSE: LW) had its target price lowered by CIBC from C$13.50 to C$12.75 in a report issued on Thursday, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. LW has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at TD ...

Elder care program plans August seminars
Elder care program plans August seminars. Jul. 8, 2013 3:14 PM |. Comments · Tweet. Email; Print; Share. LinkedIn; Tumblr; StumbleUpon; Reddit; Del.icio.us; Digg. A; A. Filed Under. News. The "Who's Lookin' Out for You?" program, which addresses the ...

55+ & Seniors | Home Instead Senior Care
Home Instead Senior Care provides non-medical home care tailored precisely to each client's needs and desires. Their trained and compassionate caregivers do everything from preparing meals and doing laundry to light housekeeping to providing personal ...

Foreign Investment Encouraged in Senior Care Industry
China's aging population is growing, but facilities and services for the elderly are currently insufficient to meet market demand. China is now encouraging more foreign investment in its senior care industry as the country transitions into an aging ...

Home Instead Senior Care needs volunteers for annual Be A Santa to A Senior ...
Home Instead Senior Care needs volunteers for annual Be A Santa to A Senior ...

Now on Taobao: Outsourced Care for Grandma
China's newly revised elder-care law has come as good news for a handful of entrepreneurs who specialize in outsourcing those now-mandated visits to grandma and grandpa. The new law, which requires adults to offer their parents mental and financial ...

Summer Skin Protection for Seniors
Senior Care Connection Summer Skin Protection for Seniors. Published: Tuesday, July 09, 2013. By LESLIE KNOPP. This is the time of year that northern Michigan comes alive with outdoor activities. It's the season for picnics, arts and crafts fairs ...

Elder Care Homes Ensnared By Foreclosure Crisis In California
Miller's fall and subsequent move led him to two different elder care facilities -- both of which, he discovered later, were in foreclosure. He now lives in a third facility called Morning Glory Care Home, a four-bedroom elder care house on a cul-de ...

Friends for Downers Grove Township Senior Citizens lends a hand
If you have questions about our Senior Service, call Hanna Benioff at 630-719-6682. For donations, call 630-719-6615. Checks can be made out to “Friends for Downers Grove Township Senior Citizens” and sent to the Downers Grove Township office, as well ...

Loveland Hogh School seniors at your service
Loveland (It's more than a bike trail), Oh. - Thursday, June 6, may have been the first day of summer break but that did not stop the 2013 Senior Service Leaders from coming to Loveland High School (LHS) to work. The students participated in a day of ...

Franchisor of the Year Award goes to…
Home care providers, Home Instead Senior Care, was awarded Gold at the bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards ceremony last night. After a successful year, the company has gone from strength to strength. A mixture of year-on-year impressive growth, ...

Senior citizens await their return to work at Ann Arbor EPA plant
The workers technically are “program enrollees” whose payment and benefits are overseen by Senior Service America Inc. (SSAI) through the Senior Environmental Employment (SEE) program. Their status has been in limbo since July 1 due to a worker's ...

The quality gap at elder-care homes
Long-term care options can easily confound families researching facilities for an older loved one. A distinction that's not always explored among continuing-care retirement communities, assisted-living facilities and nursing homes is the difference ...

Central Jersey Health: Senior Care at UMCPP: Expertise matched by passion for ...
Central Jersey Health: Senior Care at UMCPP: Expertise matched by passion for ...

Home Instead Senior Care Receives ACHC Accreditation
MOUTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 11, 2013) - Home Instead Senior Care announced today that it was awarded private duty accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC). The three-year certification program focuses on a set ...

95-year-old Major Melvin McLaughlin warmly celebrated as Senior Volunteer
Last year it launched the Salute to Senior Service Contest to recognize senior volunteerism. Nominated by the staff at Gifford for his daily visits to the hospital, McLaughlin was named the Vermont winner of the contest last month and on Wednesday at ...


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