Long Term Care Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Agency's APPRISE Office RelocatingRead the original story

    Friday | GantDaily.com

    The Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging Inc. is pleased to announce that the APPRISE office has moved to its corporate office located at 103 N. Front St., Clearfield. APPRISE is a free health insurance counseling program designed to help all Pennsylvanians with Medicare.

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  2. 3 Things You May Not Know about Life Insurance TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business North

    If you're like many Americans, you may spend substantial time and energy on general financial planning while overlooking the various ways life insurance may fit into that plan. Life insurance has wide-ranging benefits for people of all ages that you should consider, say experts.

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  3. AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (ADK) Short Interest UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    AdCare Health Systems, Inc. was the target of a significant decrease in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 532,300 shares, a decrease of 3.4% from the July 29th total of 551,008 shares.

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  4. PharMerica Corp. (PMC) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "PharMerica Corporation is an institutional pharmacy services provider dedicated to providing quality customer service and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. PharMerica is a public company formed through the combination of the institutional pharmacy business of national healthcare services company Kindred Healthcare, Inc. and pharmaceutical services company AmerisourceBergen Corporation.

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  5. Mercer Island seniors, veterans soar on Dream FlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Mercer Island Reporter

    Eight Mercer Island seniors - including former Air Force pilots and current Museum of Flight docents - took to the skies last Tuesday in "Dream Flights," courtesy of Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation . Ageless Aviation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to honoring seniors and military veterans living in long-term care communities.

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  6. Havin' a partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Marietta Times

    Kay Boyle, 94, of Marietta, a resident within the Alzheimer's unit, enjoys dressing up at the Marietta Center on Thursday for Luau Day during Spirit Week.Every year, the Marietta Center - a health and rehabilitation center that provides short and long-term care to seniors with varying levels of disabilities, including Alzheimer's - has a staff competition week in front of the residents to raise money and awareness for the Walk to End Alzheimer's which will be on Sept. 17 at Point Park.Other themes this week include "Crazy Pants Day," "I'm a Super Hero," "Hawaiian Attire," "Casual for a Cause" and "Alzheimer's Purple."

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  7. All that is wrong with the new surrogacy billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rediff.com

    ... who want the baby responsible for it? What if the surrogate mother slips into post-natal depression and needs long term care? Who will take the responsibility? nd then, there are family dynamics and politics -- as well as society's unfeeling ...

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  8. Concerns over Nova Scotia nursing home food should lie with facility: PremierRead the original story

    Thursday | Cape Breton Post

    Nova Scotia's premier is defending his government's record on funding for nursing home food, saying a large Halifax care facility that's been criticized for bland food has a significant budget surplus. The opposition parties have said a per-person food budget of less than $6 per day per resident at Northwood isn't sufficient, and are linking the complaints to budget reductions for long term care in the last Liberal budget.

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  9. Island Health and Seniors Advocate both look to improve long-term careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Campbell River Mirror

    Island Health has announced a new four-year research project to find out how to improve the quality of life for people in long-term care facilities. The $2-million project is called "Seniors - Adding Life to Years" , and is being overseen by Dr. Leah MacDonald of Island Health and partners from the University of Victoria as well as researchers from Nova Scotia, Ontario and Alberta.

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  10. Sibling rivalry at the Senior Olympic gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Langley Times

    A community-run Olympic Games for local seniors will see two brothers competing for honours at the Aug. 30 event in Langley's Campbell Valley Park. Langley Lodge residents Allan Brown, 84, and his big brother Tom, 93, are preparing to take each other on in the seated horseshoe throwing event.

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  11. The long-term care convention that's sure to entertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | McKnightsonline.com

    I'm not sure what I'll be most looking forward to on an upcoming business trip - coloring in the the giant coloring book, the Gasoline Alley pub on the convention floor, the wheelchair-assembly service project or the Halloween costume contest. Or any number of other wrinkles and delights.

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  12. Concerns over Nova Scotia nursing home food should lie with facility:premierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Nova Scotia's premier is defending his government's record on funding for nursing home food, saying a large Halifax care facility that's been criticized for bland food has a significant budget surplus. The opposition parties have said a per-person food budget of less than $6 per day per resident at Northwood isn't sufficient, and are linking the complaints to budget reductions for long term care in the last Liberal budget.

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  13. GWG Marks Life Insurance Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | GlobeNewswire

    GWG Holdings, Inc. , a specialty finance company in the life insurance secondary market, is commemorating Life Insurance Awareness Month this September. The Company will participate in a series of events and activities to promote awareness about the life insurance secondary market to consumers as well as their insurance and financial advisors.

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  14. FutureNet Signs Contract With HealthTrust for Medical Coding ServicesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    FutureNet has been providing medical records services and technology for more than 20 years and provides visibility to cost, quality, turnaround time and other key performance indicators for its medical transcription, coding and billing services. The company is already an approved medical transcription services provider for HealthTrust and is currently recognized as Best in KLAS for transcription services and software by healthcare research firm KLAS.[1] , Ph.D., vice president and COO of FutureNet.

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  15. Montgomery, Cox Weigh In On Issues Facing SeniorsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | Our Time Press

    In the 25th State Senatorial District, 32-year incumbent Velmanette Montgomery is facing challenger Michael Cox in the Democratic Primary in a district that includes the neighborhoods of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Red Hook and parts of Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill, Sunset Park, Park Slope and Crown Heights. Montgomery is one of Central Brooklyn's most respected lawmakers and has wide institutional political support as the dean of Brooklyn's Senate delegation.

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  16. Dates for Wound Care Certification Program AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | PR Log

    ... credit and certification in the area of wound care by enrolling in courses sponsored by the College of Long Term Care to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center (1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles) on: Friday, August 26 from 7 am - 5 pm Saturday, ...

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  17. Cost of hospital management of Clostridium difficile infection in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | BioMed Central

    Clostridium difficile infection is the leading cause of infectious nosocomial diarrhoea but the economic costs of CDI on healthcare systems in the US remain uncertain. We conducted a systematic search for published studies investigating the direct medical cost associated with CDI hospital management in the past 10 years and included 42 studies to the final data analysis to estimate the financial impact of CDI in the US.

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  18. What the 'New Retirement' Looks LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Fox News

    Boomers are setting a new pace settling into their Golden Years. According to a new survey by Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies , 66 percent of Boomer workers plan to, or are already working past age 65. Some do not plan to retire at all.

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  19. Nevada Adult Day Healthcare Centers offer services to more than the elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Dawn Abraw and her grandaughter, Aeva, smile at Nevada Adult Day Healthcare Centers, 8695 S. Eastern Ave., on July 21. Linda J. Simpson/Special to View A client plays pool at Nevada Adult Day Healthcare Centers, 8695 S. Eastern Ave., on July 21 Linda J. Simpson/Special to View Clients attend activities at Nevada Adult Day Healthcare Centers, 8695 S. Eastern Ave., on July 21. Linda J. Simpson/Special to View The exterior at Nevada Adult Day Healthcare Centers, 8695 S. Eastern Ave., is seen on July 21. Linda J. Simpson/Special to View Scott Symons smiles at Nevada Adult Day Healthcare Centers, 8695 S. Eastern Ave., on July 21. Linda J. Simpson/Special to View But Christopher Vito, a self-proclaimed "health care romantic," envisioned a center where disabled adults and the elderly could have their daily medical needs addressed while engaging in events designed to stimulate, educate, ... (more)

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  20. Recent Analysts' Ratings Updates for Chartwell Retirement ResidencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... and operates a range of seniors housing communities from independent living through assisted living to long term care. Its segments include Canadian Retirement Operations and Canadian Long Term Care Operations. Receive News & Ratings for Chartwell ...

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