What Happens When Your Doctor Leaves Your Health Plan?

What Happens When Your Doctor Leaves Your Health Plan?

A doctor’s visit for most people is an important event. Often, you must explain your ailment quickly and succinctly, trust that your doctor has your best interests at heart and will keep your confidentiality; and make yourself vulnerable and talk about health issues...
Prepare For the Care of Your Aging Parent

Prepare For the Care of Your Aging Parent

It is essential to prepare for providing care for an aging parent to be successful. Whether you need basic information about eldercare resources and services, are looking for a local agency to provide those services, or have worries about legal documents or how to...
Using Tech Sensors in Homes of Seniors: A National Study

Using Tech Sensors in Homes of Seniors: A National Study

A seven million dollar, four-year study funded by the Department of Veterans and the National Institutes of Health is being executed to accumulate information about senior living behaviors at home. The goal of the study is to monitor and detect health changes in older...
Ten Organizations Providing Resources for Independent Seniors

Ten Organizations Providing Resources for Independent Seniors

Tech-savvy baby boomers heavily comprise America’s aging population. By 2030 all boomers will have hit 65 years of age, accounting for 18 percent of the US population. This demographic is driving significant and lasting challenges as 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 every...
Factors of Alzheimer’s Disease of Which You Should Be Aware

Factors of Alzheimer’s Disease of Which You Should Be Aware

The Alzheimer’s Association says that Alzheimer’s disease is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking, and behavior. Symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time, becoming severe enough to interfere with daily tasks. Alzheimer’s affects...
What To Know About Telehealth Coverage

What To Know About Telehealth Coverage

Many health systems and hospitals have been coping with many unprecedented challenges during the coronavirus pandemic of 2020. There has been a need to increase and safeguard healthcare staff as well as non-COVID-19 patients, testing and treating infected patients,...