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American Heart Association and home care startup partner for heart and stroke care

May 18, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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A startup home care company, Honor, is joining forces with the American Heart Association to bring front-line research and protocols to patients at home.

Putting men in the caregiving spotlight

May 18, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A recent report from the AARP Public Policy Institute finds that a growing number of family caregivers are men, but few are getting the support or resources to make caring easier.

LeadingAge CAST expands telehealth selection resources

May 18, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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An expanded vendor matrix and new case studies help IT teams choose the best telehealth solutions for their settings.

Senior prom

May 18, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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An Autumn Leaves facility is hosting the formal promenade for its senior residents with dementia.

From tree to table

May 18, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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One Northeast retirement community is going straight to the source, its grounds, to provide residents a sweet treat. 

Calif. health plan tackles senior isolation

May 17, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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Loneliness and isolation affect almost half of adults over age 65, yet few clinical programs address them head on as medical factors that affect treatment outcomes.

Greater expectations for living in long-term care

May 17, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Four senior living executives share their thoughts on the state of the industry and the challenges that are driving culture change. 

Recurrent falls linked to foot pain, posture

May 17, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Researchers found increased recurrent falls can be attributed to foot pain and flat feet. 

Closing the gap on end-of-life care wishes

May 16, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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When it comes to the last stage of life, there’s a big difference between what people say they want and what they do about it, notes a new Massachusetts survey.

Care planning and assessments a lengthy process, AANAC reports

May 16, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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AANAC’s biennial study reveals how nurse assessment coordinators spend their time and how they’re compensated.