Good Bye Nursing Homes, Say Hello to Fun & Care Homes: Part 1Gone are the days when old age people went to nursing homes and did nothing because these days there are residential care homes that offer some assisted living facilities to make their lives a lot more happening. Providing nursing home residents with exciting activities is a crucial part of improving their way of life. Below ... Read More
Hospital and Nursing Home InActivity VS Exercise in Assisted LivingHospital and Nursing Home Inactivity Vs Assisted Living
Is Nursing Home rehabbing the best exercise after the hospital or is Assisted Living with structured care and doing daily exercise a comparable choice?
This NYT article raises a good question about activity in the hospital and by extension Nursing Home Rehab where you are on your feet 43 minutes a day. ... Read More
Big Changes in Home Care in 2013 This article from Syracuse, New York, give us the ideas of much bigger cost containment changes to come
They note that at of Jan 2013 Medicaid will no longer pay per hour for Home Care aides. That means that the company will have to decide how many hours you need and the government will be off ... Read More
Introduction to Senior Care Alternative Choices Introduction to Senior Care Alternative Choices
In today’s health system we are often lured with the words “quick care” or “urgent care” to describe the type of care we receive. In fact, what we need is continuity of care. Continuity promotes complete care and quality care. Imagine how your experience in health care might be ... Read More