Specialties
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Person-Centered HealthCare: How Caregivers are Different Than Other Health Seekers

Pam Todd - June 28, 2013

One of the things that is different about the world of rare disorders is the power and influence of caregivers in this space. One of the things…

Wanted: Advanced Caregiver Training and Intuitive Devices
Home Health
165 views
Home Health
165 views

Wanted: Advanced Caregiver Training and Intuitive Devices

DavidEWilliams - May 8, 2013

Increasingly, family caregivers with no formal training are doing the kind of work more commonly associated with hospital-based nurses: operating dialysis machines and ventilators, administering IVs and…

Geriatrics
270 views

Conquering Winter Health Hazards Facing Older Adults

eCaring - March 5, 2013

Winter can be a beautiful – but dangerous – season for seniors living at home. Freezing weather, icy conditions, and shorter days during the winter months can…

Drug Interaction Review and Tools for Caregivers
eHealth
318 views
eHealth
318 views

Drug Interaction Review and Tools for Caregivers

CareRxPharmD - March 2, 2013

In this edition of CareNovateMag's medication management tips and strategies for caregivers, we offer a list of available resources regarding drug interactions. In this edition of CareNovateMag's medication management…

Reducing Hospital Readmissions: An Interview with Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Anne Weiss
Business
170 views
Business
170 views

Reducing Hospital Readmissions: An Interview with Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Anne Weiss

DavidEWilliams - March 1, 2013

This is a transcript of my recent podcast interview with Anne Weiss of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. This is a transcript of my recent podcast interview…

Geriatrics
114 views

Caregivers Manging Multiple Chronic Conditions; NCOA Can Help

Anthony Cirillo - December 18, 2012

The AARP Public Policy Institute (PPI) and the United Hospital Fund (UHF) recently released a new report that finds 46 percent of family caregivers perform medical and…

Geriatrics
271 views

A Guide for the Unprepared Caregiver: Tory Zellick’s Medical Day Planner

eCaring - November 15, 2012

 No one is ever prepared to become a caregiver. There is no amount of life experience or academic training that can prepare someone for the terrible, transitional…

8 Websites To Help Caregivers Manage Money
Finance
286 views
Finance
286 views

8 Websites To Help Caregivers Manage Money

eCaring - November 6, 2012

Alan Cleaver via CompfightFamily caregivers often assume multiple responsibilities, including control of an elderly loved one’s finances. Given the cascade of mounting medical expenses, confusing tax codes,…

Home Health
586 views

What is Failure to Thrive in the Elderly?

eCaring - October 29, 2012

If you have served as a caregiver to persons of advanced age in the past or in a professional setting, you have likely seen unfortunate cases of…

Social Media
190 views

Write Your Way to Wellness: The Best (free!) Website & Blog Creators for Caregivers

eCaring - August 30, 2012

As a family caregiver, how many times have you felt like you’re just floating in space? It can be a lonely journey – but it definitely doesn’t…