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40 min ago | Montreal Gazette
Program 68, Montreal's controversial plan to ease emergency room crowding by vacating hospital beds occupied by ailing seniors, will be dealt a death blow.
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4 hrs ago | Florida Today
I spent the week before Thanksgiving driving myself crazy. My son, Sgt. Patrick Tronetti, and his wife would be spending the holiday with us for the first time in years and everything had to be perfect.
8 hrs ago | Media Matters for America
Newly released documents have exposed the agenda of the conservative North Carolina-based J.W. Pope Civitas Institute showing that the organization is seeking funds to engage in a campaign to decimate Medicaid funding in the state.
13 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board says it has acquired the assets of Assiniboia Farmland LP, a fund manager which owns a portfolio of agricultural lands, for up to $128 million.
17 hrs ago | Florida Today
Blanchard is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the center, including the implementation of programs, polices and procedures, as well as supervision of the center's functions and personnel.
21 hrs ago | Westland Observer
More than 8 million people used services of a long-term care provider last year, according to the first-ever compilation of federal data profiling the types of providers in the USA and the people who use them.
Striking Red Cross Care Partners including chief steward Millie Hickson, right, on the picket line during a noon hour rally on Grand Marais Road East December 11, 2013.
In its announcement, DALBAR noted that Genworth was the only firm in the life insurance or long term care insurance industry to emerge as a leader in customer service for 2013.
Vicky B. Gregg; Bill Gracey, president and CEO of BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee; UTC Chancellor Steven Angle; Dr. Chris Smith, interim director, UTC School of Nursing The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga announces the establishment of the Vicky B. Gregg Chair of Gerontology in its School of Nursing.
Taxpayers in Jersey will make a compulsory contribution towards the cost of long term care, after a vote by politicians.
I love the Christmas season. I love everything about it. The music. The parties.
Lawmakers in both houses of Congress have introduced a bill to institute a single-payer healthcare system that would include universal long-term care coverage.
"When Allstate Financial announced in July that we would no longer issue fixed annuities after 2013, we began searching for other companies to help us continue supporting Allstate customers with these retirement products," Don Civgin, president and CEO of Allstate Financial, said in a statement released Tuesday.
About two million real Christmas trees will be sold in B.C. over the next two weeks.
One of the larger nursing homes in the Rochester area plans a multiyear, $100 million project that will change the look of its campus and the way it provides care.
Verizon Wireless is the nation's leading provider of wireless communications. The company has the largest nationwide wireless voice and data network and approximately 30 million customers.
"Baby boomers often didn't have very many children, so the number of available family caregivers is going to be shrinking just as we have our largest demographic moving into the area that's going to need and have to rely on care," Bracken said "Who is going to be providing the care to help people stay at home as long as possible?" While more people ... (more)