November 2013 Posts

Niche Retirement Communities Cater to Personal Lifestyles

After stepping away from the job, many seniors are choosing to settle in niche retirement communities along with individuals who share similar interests and hobbies.

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Alzheimer’s Cafés Are Havens of Comfort and Aid

The Alzheimer’s Café is the brainchild of Dutch psychiatrist Bere Miesen. He introduced the concept in 1997 in a Netherlands café.

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Right at Home Seeks to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

With one in five Medicare patients returning to the hospital within 30 days of release, the U.S. government is now financially penalizing hospitals with high readmittance rates. While imposing these penalties on hospitals, the government also is trying to solve the issue.

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Right at Home Honors Family Caregivers in November

National Family Caregivers Month recognizes the nearly 66 million family caregivers across the United States throughout November.

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Do Seniors Experience Unnecessary Pain?

These and other stories are in the November edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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