CareLink Nursing Services wins the 2012 Talk of the Town Customer Satisfaction Award! "CareLink has reached a new milestone in overall customer satisfaction. Through hard work and commitment, the entire CareLink Nursing Services team has achieved a huge victory with a 5 star rating" said Susan Singer of Talk of the Town News.
As part of its 10th Annual Home for the Holidays campaign, the Eldercare Locator, a public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging that is administered by the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a), is encouraging older adults, caregivers and their families to use their time together this holiday season to discuss and get informed about strategies [...]
Make sure you know how Medicare and Medicaid works and what services are covered. Understand what your parents want should you wind up with the legal power and responsibility to make decisions for them. This conversation may be uncomfortable for both of you, but it is essential. If you don't know the ins and outs of a power [...]
65.7 million caregivers make up 29 percent of the U.S. adult population providing care to someone who is ill, disabled or aged. More women than men are caregivers. An estimated 66 percent are female. One-third (34%) takes care of two or more people, and the average age of a female caregiver is 48.
The results of a new survey released by Working Mother Media highlights the growing number of women serving as a primary caregiver for a family member with dementia. The Alzheimer’s Association® acted as a knowledge partner on the survey, “Women and Alzheimer’s disease: The Caregiver’s Crisis,” which reveals the increasing demands on women to balance career, parenthood and caregiving. More [...]