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How A Geriatric Care Manager Can Help An Aging Loved One

Most of us never receive training on how to care for an aging loved one. Instead, we are thrown into the situation without warning. Like anything unfamiliar, caring for an aging loved one can be stressful. Many caregivers end up spending more time filling out forms and juggling appointments than they [...]

Hearing And Vision Loss In Seniors Can Cause Cognitive Decline

Aging Parents May Withdraw From Conversations Or Not Attend Family Or Social Functions Like They Once Did. Often This Is Caused By The Experiencing Of Hearing Or Vision Loss In Seniors. Research has shown that hearing and vision loss in seniors can cause cognitive decline. These changes often lead to [...]

Understanding Medication Reconciliation

Medication Mistakes Are The Most Common Patient Safety Error, And Reconciling Medication Is An Effective Prevention Method. Unintentional medication discrepancies that happen during a transition of care (such as a hospitalization and the subsequent discharge) are widespread. This represents a significant threat to patient safety. More than 20 percent of [...]

By |2018-12-23T12:16:29-04:00October 26th, 2018|Aging Care, Medication Management, Senior Health Care|