Judith Graham

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Name: Judith Graham
Date registered: August 14, 2012
URL: http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org

Latest posts

  1. Assisted Living Kicks Out The Frail ’Cause ‘We Can’t Take Care Of You Any Longer’ — September 6, 2018
  2. Creating Rituals To Honor The Dead At Long-Term-Care Facilities — September 4, 2018
  3. A Late-Life Surprise: Taking Care Of Frail, Aging Parents — August 23, 2018
  4. Learning To Live Well With Dementia — August 9, 2018
  5. No Gaps In Understanding: Here’s Your Primer On Medigap Coverage — July 26, 2018

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Assisted Living Kicks Out The Frail ’Cause ‘We Can’t Take Care Of You Any Longer’

Is there anything families can do to fight these evictions?

Creating Rituals To Honor The Dead At Long-Term-Care Facilities

Death and its companion, grief, are often ignored at nursing homes and assisted living centers, yet ignoring the loss can lead to depression, staff burnout and other problems.

A Late-Life Surprise: Taking Care Of Frail, Aging Parents

More and more older adults, age 60 and older, care for their elderly parents and face physical, emotional and financial stress.

Learning To Live Well With Dementia

Two leading experts on caring for people with Alzheimer’s offer ways to make life better for patients and their caregivers.

No Gaps In Understanding: Here’s Your Primer On Medigap Coverage

Seniors often don’t realize that private insurers are required to offer Medigap policies, or supplemental insurance, only when people first sign up for Medicare.

A Hospital’s Human Touch: Why Taking Care In Discharging A Patient Matters

Patients and caregivers often feel abandoned and lose trust in health care professionals when they sense a lack of caring during transitions. With it, they feel better able to handle concerns and act on their doctors’ recommendations.

Geriatric Assessments Could Fine-Tune Cancer Care For Older Adults

The American Society of Clinical Oncology issued a new guideline that recommends adults 65 and older receive a geriatric assessment when considering or undergoing chemotherapy.

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