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2 hrs ago |

Your Retirement Will Probably Start Earlier Than You Want

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Mozilla, TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers, Social Security, Health

6 hrs ago |

High-profile consumer advocacy group sues over broken Medicare appeals process

Long-term care providers have been outspoken in their criticism of the Medicare appeals process, which has all but ground to a halt.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health

10 hrs ago |

Dementia or just new batteries needed?

Age-related changes are a natural part of everyone's existence. We can all expect to get wrinkles, gray hair, and decreases in our vision and hearing, among many other delightful changes.


Related Topix: Health, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Audiology, Medicine

Tue Aug 26, 2014

More Monmouth Musings

ObamaCare puts Monmouth County's nursing homes in peril

Reductions in Medicaid payments for long term care under the Affordable Care Act have led to increasing deficits at Monmouth County's two government owned nursing homes.


Related Topix: Monmouth County, NJ, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Freehold, NJ, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

Why the New York Times' 'hatchet job' shows better days are coming to long-term care

The self-proclaimed paper of record yesterday pointed out survey-system flaws that can inflate nursing home ratings .


Related Topix: Health

Customer Interaction Solutions

Novaerus Launches Customer Advisory Board of Top Continuing Care Industry Leaders

Novaerus, a company that improves the business and quality of healthcare through the application of airborne pathogen control technology, launched its first Customer Advisory Board .


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Health

US News & World Report

Battle of the Sexes: Caring for an Aging Parent

If you want to be taken care of as you get older, your best bet is to have a daughter, not a son, according to research presented last week at the American Sociological Association's annual meeting.


Related Topix: Princeton University, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Fordham University, Women's Health, Health

Elm Grove

On the Move: Aug.28

Gary B. Duncoand and Robert DiDonato, financial advisers in the Brookfield office of Ameriprise Financial, qualified for and attended the 2014 national conference, which was held in Boston.


Related Topix: Brookfield, WI, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Health, Menomonee Falls, WI

Medical News

Americana announces strategic partnership with COMS Interactive

Americana Corporation is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with COMS Interactive , LLC .


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Health, Science / Technology, Software as a Service


Picking the right annuity is a - lifestyle' choice

Stan The Annuity Man is an annuity specialist and nationally recognized annuity expert and is the author of the highly acclaimed book, The Annuity Stanifesto.


Related Topix: Health, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

Hispanic Business

10 tapped to enter hall of fame for healthcare supply chain leadership

Of the 10 members of the Bellwether Class of 2014, five are retired or semi-active and near retirement, one is deceased and four remain active and dedicated to service.


Related Topix: Health

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Longterm Care Tips from Crittenton Home Care

One of the biggest decisions seniors and caregivers can make is the decision of long term care.


Related Topix: Health, Michigan

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

KEY RATING DRIVERS Fitch has been n... )--Today, Ford Motor Company announced the hiring of 300 new employees and a $129 million investment in Louisville Assembly Plant to support production of the all-new... )--Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage array company, will host its second annual EVOLVE conference August 28th at the Yerba Buena ... (more)


Related Topix: Health, Construction, KB Home

The Jersey Journal

Bridgeway Care and Rehabilitation Centers in Bridgewater and Hillsborough receive awards

Bridgeway Care and Rehabilitation Centers at Bridgewater and Hillsborough each received the Bronze - Commitment to Quality Award through the National Quality Award program, presented by the American Healthcare Association and the National Center for Assisted Living .


Related Topix: Hillsborough, NJ, Health

The Globe and Mail

When your aging parents need a daily money manager

Martha Nurenberg knew her 86-year-old father, Paul, had a problem when he was almost taken in by a letter promising untold riches if he provided a bank account number and payment of legal fees for a money transfer.


Related Topix: Health, AARP, Middlesex, NY, Rochester, NY

Bangor Daily News

Maine gets moving on an aging approach beyond nursing homes

Lee Picker , 75, smiles after speaking at a Wednesday news conference in Brunswick, where Maine House Speaker Mark Eves announced a series of proposals designed to build more affordable housing for seniors and otherwise help them remain in their homes as they age.


Related Topix: Maine, Brunswick, ME, North Berwick, ME, Healthcare Law, Law, Health, Opinion

Is it any wonder this field has an identity crisis?

That's a fairly topical question, given the many differing views on how best to describe the business we're in.


Related Topix: Health

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Can Your Financial Advisors, Attorneys, Accountants, and Brokers Work ...

I am the Associate Director of the American College's New York Life Center for Retirement Income and an Associate Professor of Taxation at the American College where I helped develop the Retirement Income Certified Professional designation.


Related Topix: Health, Personal Finance, Estate Planning

The Coastal Courier

Volunteers visit residents on family day

Volunteer Raul Rios shakes Coastal Manor nursing home resident Everitt Moriarty's hand.


Related Topix: Ludowici, GA, Long County, GA, Hinesville, GA, Liberty County, GA, US Military, Fort Stewart, US Army, Fort Stewart, GA, Alzheimer's, Health

The Maryland Gazette

Caregivers Corner: 'Doll therapy' may be useful for Alzheimer's sufferers

Dear Mary , My 88-year-old mother has Alzheimer's disease . She lives in a nursing home near my sister out of state.


Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Anne Arundel County, MD, Welcome, MD