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Pamela Tabar


Pamela Tabar


Pamela Tabar is editor-in-chief of I Advance Senior Care. She has worked as a writer...

The ACA and Medicaid

April 5, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

After months of political leverage on repealing the Affordable Care Act, the GOP decided to ditch its new House bill without voting on it. Now what?

The repeal and replace bill: Medicaid's most dangerous enemy?

March 8, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

The GOP's long-awaited bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is here--but its vision may be dangerously shortsighted.

Silver linings

February 20, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Long-term and post-acute care has plenty of challenges for 2017, but trials and tribulations can be good for the industry in the long run.

Ready, set... Grow!

December 5, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar

Long-Term Living has exciting news to share! We've got big plans for 2017, and we want YOU to be part of the journey!

What residents with Alzheimer's really want for the holidays

December 2, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

How do you visit and converse with someone who doesn’t quite recall who you are? Here are 12 tips for encouraging healthy, happy holiday visits for those who have dementia.

The lost generations

September 30, 2016  | 

Honoring those who have served soon will take on a new meaning as a new generation of veterans enters the long-term care system and nursing homes become a battleground for post-traumatic stress and dementia.

Funding innovation

August 18, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

There's an exciting new grant fund available for those with the next great ideas for improving senior care.

Leadership for culture change

May 27, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Culture change is easy to spot after it’s happened. It’s much harder to discern while it’s in progress—when it’s still just a single, bright torch held by a single person. Do you have a staff inspirer at your facility?

Gathering the gray cells

March 17, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

Editor-in-Chief Pamela Tabar jumps into the data pool to help find a cure for Alzheimer's disease and other neurological disorders. Have you checked out the Brain Health Registry yet?

Wanted: Senior-savvy tech

February 2, 2016  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief

2015 may have been the buzz year for "The Internet of Things," but 2016 could be about the "Internet of Meaningful Senior Tech Things."