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Tech industry creates a new healthcare reality

January 19, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A new startup is trying to move the healthcare experience forward beginning by re-examining primary care. 

Statins may lower dementia risk

January 18, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A new study has found commonly-prescribed statins may lower cholesterol and lower risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

Dental company helps residents smile

January 18, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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HyLife LLC has started an oral health program to help maintain dependent adults’ oral health in long-term care facilities.

Delirium causes confusion for patients, caregivers

January 12, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Delirium in long-term care settings is subtle, deadly and more prevalent than caregivers think, according to new findings. 

EarlySense, AmericanWell partner for sensor-based telehealth

January 12, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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The two companies are joining forces to provide better data for clinicians performing remote consults.

Training to spot frailty risk

January 10, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Researchers trained and observed the ability of a nurse to identify and assess frailty in seniors at geriatric day hospitals. 

The 2017 Leaders of Tomorrow nominations are open!

January 6, 2017  |  The I Advance Senior Care Editors
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Do you know a caregiver, administrator, trainer or other leader who is super-passionate about improving quality...

Change in dementia care begins with caring for family

January 3, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A recent article in the AMA Journal of Ethics emphasizes the ethical obligation of clinicians to reach out to loved ones of residents with dementia. 

Calif. SNF partners for telemedicine services

January 2, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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The SNF’s nurses will now be able to consult with physicians any time, day or night. 

Assisted living's struggle with drug prices

December 29, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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The rising cost of drugs may be forcing assisted living residents to make some unhealthy choices, warns a new report. Someone could pay dearly for that later, especially at CCRCs.

The biological effects of racial discrimination

December 27, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Researchers have found a correlation between racial discrimination and increased risk for chronic conditions in a majority of sampled black Americans.

A remedy for medication management

December 27, 2016  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Long-term and post-acute care facilities in Oklahoma will be able to use Remedi SeniorCare’s PAXIT, a robotic dispensing technology for daily dosing to aid with prescription dispensing, improve patient safety and reduce waste. 

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