Tag Archives: Sweet Relief

Community Based At Home Care Programs

BACKGROUND Researchers estimate that 19.6 percent of seniors hospitalized were readmitted within 30 days of discharge, in part due to the failure to adequately attend to the care transition at discharge. Nurses have long asked how the transition from hospital … Continue reading

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How to Recognize the Signs of Elder Abuse

Compliments of CertifiedCare.org, the caregiver education and certification company “Quality credentials for quality caregivers” With an increasing population of elderly as a result of the Baby Boom generation, statistics show that elder abuse is more prevalent than ever. According to … Continue reading

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What is a Care Guide?

A ‘Care Guide’ is a registered referral resource for CertifiedCare, the global caregiver education and certification not for profit organization that is fighting elder abuse via caregiver education. CertifiedCare sponsors the Sweet Relief Community Action Program (SRCAP) Care Guide program … Continue reading

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Heartfelt Thanks to Andrea Obston from CertifiedCare.org

Ms. Obston  gifted a valuable database of press contacts to our contractors from Pure Performance Communications to help with our public relations campaign to raise awareness about the importance for caregiver education and training. The executive staff at CertifiedCare presented … Continue reading

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Facts about Dementia

 About dementia… 1. Dementia is a brain disorder which robs the patient of his ability to perform basic daily activities and tasks. 2. The most common form of dementia disease is Alzheimer’s Disease. 3. Most dementia patients will need long term … Continue reading

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Links to National Senior Care, Geriatric Care or Elder Care Websites

Looking for additional information on geriatric care or guidance on how to improve the caregiver services you provide? Find lots of useful elder care links in the Elder Care Advice blog. Continue reading

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Will you live to be 100?

Research on siblings and offspring of centenarians have documented that exceptional longevity runs strongly in families. Continue reading

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