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Two Aging in Place Careers for the 21st Century

  As the elderly population numbers rise so has the desire to age in place.  For practical reasons of finances, and personal comfort and freedom, the trend for end of life residence has been to remain at home.  Nursing home … Continue reading

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Preventing Hospital Admissions… and Readmissions

Hospital admission prevention is worth a pound of medical bills. Hospital readmission is a serious issue.  Unnecessary hospitalization of seniors can put them at risk for hospital-acquired infections, like pnuemonia, a leading cause of death in the aged. Professionals who … Continue reading

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Securing a Quality Personal Care Workforce

Skyrocketing Demands and High Turnover:  Securing a Quality Personal Care Workforce in Japan Along with the aging population, the demand for direct-care workers is also skyrocketing. In 2000, when national long-term care insurance took effect in Japan, there were 550,000 … Continue reading

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Skilled Nursing Facility- Long Term Care Open Door Forum

 Update: Skilled Nursing Facility- Long Term Care Open Door Forum Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Special Open Door Forum: ACA Section 3004: Quality Reporting Program for Long Term Care Hospitals Thursday, November 21, 2013 1:00pm – 2:30pm Eastern Time … Continue reading

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About Caregiver Certification Programs

Caregiving is one of the fastest growing  career fields in the USA.  Caregiver certification should  prepare the caregiver for professional  ‘home-style’  care giving for seniors who stay at home or in an assisted living facility. Programs must cover all the … Continue reading

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