United Hospital Fund (UHF) has released the first in a series of reports, Difficult Decisions About Post-Acute Care and Why They Matter, based on a year-long project to better understand why hospital discharge planning can fall short despite well-intentioned efforts by hospital staff. The report spotlights the many factors that can hinder informed decision-making by patients and their families and limit post-acute care choices.
A Guide for Caregiving: What’s Next? was named among Caring.com’s “Best Caregiving Books of 2018”.
ICmed and e-Caregiving, a subsidiary of Innovative Caregiving Solutions LLC, today announced a strategic partnership.
The two companies improve patient engagement and health outcomes, in part, with products and technology that support
informal and family caregivers, a market Medicare estimates to be sixty-six million in the United States.
The tips provided in this fact sheet will help older adults and their caregivers prepare for disasters.
A resource list of caregiving literature, including research studies. We will update this list with new resources as they are available.
Too much heat is not safe for anyone. It is even riskier if you are older or have health problems. It is important to get relief from the heat quickly.
Six out of every 10 falls happen at home, where we spend much of our time and tend to move around without thinking about our safety. There are many changes you can make to your home that will help you avoid falls and ensure your safety.
Looking for health information in Spanish for older adults? Check out these new Spanish language articles from the National Institute on Aging at NIH.
Senator Elizabeth Dole Endorses Guide for Caregiving: What’s Next?
The new 6th Edition (2018) of The Handbook of Home Health Standards: Quality, Documentation and Reimbursement (The Little Red Book) is available now!