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Wise Up: Study Aging

Wise Up: Study Aging | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
In the 20th century, adult life expectancy has nearly doubled. Here’s why aging is a boon for psychology—and perhaps—for you.
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Mobile phones used by hospital staff found to harbour viruses

Mobile phones used by hospital staff found to harbour viruses | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Swabs revealed evidence of viruses on 38.5 per cent of devices.The discovery, made in France, raises concerns about hygiene in hospital wards housing vulnerable patients - especially children.
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Offer long-term care insurance to staff — Business Management Daily: Free ... - Business Management Daily

Offer long-term care insurance to staff — Business Management Daily: Free ... - Business Management Daily | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Are you and your employees adequately protected in the event of a long-term illness? Strategy: Provide long-term care (LTC) insurance as a company-paid fringe benefit for employees (including yourself).
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Secrets of long-term care insurance - Bradenton Herald

Secrets of long-term care insurance - Bradenton Herald | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Secrets of long-term care insurance
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"Burt, here's the rub: Most insurance companies, unfortunately, won't issue a new long-term care policy once you're diagnosed with significant heart issues, strokes, or dementia.
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Aging Together: What issues are most important for seniors? - MLive.com

Aging Together: What issues are most important for seniors? - MLive.com | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Aging Together: What issues are most important for seniors?
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Many "seniors" don't consider themselves old, while many middle-aged adults, especially in Detroit, suffer issues typically associated with people much older.
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New to Assisted Living? Tips on How to help a Senior Adjust

New to Assisted Living? Tips on How to help a Senior Adjust | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Seniors may have a hard time adjusting to a new assisted living home. Help ease this process with these helpful tips. (Helping a senior adjust to assisted living can be tricky, but definitely doable.
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An uncertain age | KPMG | GLOBAL

Few if any societies have truly faced up to the magnitude of the long term elderly care crisis. If this system fails it will have devastating consequences for elderly individuals, their families, the economy and wider society.
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Surprise! Your long-term care insurance won’t cover it

Surprise! Your long-term care insurance won’t cover it | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
The over 2.6 million group long-term care, or LTC, certificate holders might be surprised by the limitations in their “comprehensive” coverage. (Nursing Homes, Home Health care ~ Surprise!
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A Shortage of Caregivers

A Shortage of Caregivers | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Recent estimates suggest that demand for paid caregivers will far outstrip supply over the next decade.
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The scariest part about ageing is the added costs

The scariest part about ageing is the added costs | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Teresa Wiltz: Elder care is a booming business, but someone has to pay. Seniors and their children shouldn't have to go bankrupt for care (70% of Americans aged 65 and older will need long-term care at some point.
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Put analytics to work as the population ages

Put analytics to work as the population ages | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
The pressure is on. As the population ages, nursing homes will have to play a more central role in helping realize the national mandate of reducing healthcare costs while improving its quality.
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The Business of Aging - Nursing Home Quality (MDS 3.0), Assisted Living, Home Health and More

The Business of Aging - Nursing Home Quality (MDS 3.0), Assisted Living, Home Health and More | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
The Business of Aging - Nursing Home Quality (MDS 3.0), Assisted Living, Home Health and More, About.com Assisted Living (Our weekly assisted living newsletter from http://t.co/NLWP0Jl5ga.
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Are You Overlooking the Assisted Living Tax Deduction?

Are You Overlooking the Assisted Living Tax Deduction? | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Navigating details of tax preparation gets more complex when you have medical and assisted living costs to consider. (Are You Overlooking the Assisted Living Tax Deduction?
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4 Traits of Exceptional Leaders That Appeal to Every Generation

4 Traits of Exceptional Leaders That Appeal to Every Generation | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Yes, Boomers and Gen Xers love these as much as Millennials.
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Jo Ann Jenkins’s Required Reading

Jo Ann Jenkins’s Required Reading | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
The chief executive officer of AARP discusses the books that have contributed to her worldview.
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Study finds 'substantial' risk of suicide among LTC residents, cites staff ... - McKnight's Long Term Care News

Study finds 'substantial' risk of suicide among LTC residents, cites staff ... - McKnight's Long Term Care News | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Suicide risk among residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities is substantial, according to a study published in the July issue of The American Journal of Public Health.
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Sex in Assisted Living: Intimacy Without Privacy - New York Times (blog)

Sex in Assisted Living: Intimacy Without Privacy - New York Times (blog) | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog) Sex in Assisted Living: Intimacy Without Privacy New York Times (blog) Trulah Goin Mills had developed dementia and couldn't be left alone in the house, but when she and her husband, Lewis, moved into an assisted living...
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The search for intimacy in assisted living | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

The search for intimacy in assisted living  | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
The oldest state faces a full-grown predicament.
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How to talk to Your Parents about Assisted Living

How to talk to Your Parents about Assisted Living | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
When it is time to move parents into an assisted living community the conversation is not an easy one, the following tips can help ease this process. (Not sure what to say to your parent about Assisted Living?
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LTC Webinar Series: Tips to Lower Your Long Term Care Litigation Costs

If you are a provider of long term care services, the odds are that, in today's litigation climate, your facility will get sued. Despite giving great care, charts are never perfect. Lawsuits get filed and that gets expensive.
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Save on Long Term Care

Save on Long Term Care | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
The time to think about securing long term care for yourself or someone you love is right now.
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Flu vaccine cuts stroke risk by nearly 25, researchers say

Flu vaccine cuts stroke risk by nearly 25, researchers say | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
People who are vaccinated against the seasonal influenza are 24 less likely to suffer a stroke during that flu season, according to recently published research out of the United Kingdom.
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Do Boomers Owe It To Their Parents to Provide Long Term Care? - LTC Tree — Long Term Care Insurance

Do Boomers Owe It To Their Parents to Provide Long Term Care? - LTC Tree — Long Term Care Insurance | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
As the aging population continues to explode across the United States, more families are facing tough decisions regarding long term care.
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Knowing when a loved one should consider assisted living | Delnor Glen Assisted Living | Rankommend

Knowing when a loved one should consider assisted living | Delnor Glen Assisted Living | Rankommend | Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Moving into an assisted living community is a major step for any senior. If a loved one is having difficulty with daily tasks and activities, this may be the right choice to improve their qualit...
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KEY021 | 8 Myths of Long Term Care Insurance

In this episode of The Key to Retirement, I interview Jennifer Jacobs, President of LTCI Consulting Inc. Jen is a Living Benefits Specialist and brings to (8 Myths of Long Term Care #Insurance.
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