Long Term Care Volunteers make a difference in the lives of residents North and South Carolina Long Term Care (LTC)… Read more »
Category: Assisted Living Articles
A Team Approach to Care with You in Mind Have you or your loved one struggled to find transportation to… Read more »
LIFE BEGINS IN A RETIREMENT COMMUNITY By Lorie Aldridge Mrs. Smith did not know that the call she was going… Read more »
As a Strategic Account Manager for Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region I like to start many of my educational in-services and community events with a question: “What do you think of when you hear the word ‘hospice’?” As you can imagine, depending on the crowd I receive a multitude of answers to that question. Based on these answers I wanted to share some of the most common hospice myths and misconceptions that our staff must overcome when educating the Charlotte community about end of life care.
Money Follows the Person (MFP) is a state project that helps Medicaid-eligible North Carolinians who live in inpatient facilities (e.g., nursing homes, intermediate care facilities) move into their own homes and communities with supports.
The Emerging Practice of Integrated Care in Senior Communities by Alan Kronhaus, MD Introduction Addressing the medical needs of residents… Read more »
Definition: Assisted Living Residence means “Any group housing and services program for two or more unrelated adults, by whatever name… Read more »
When considering a care community, older and disabled adults are the primary consumers of both assisted living and nursing facility… Read more »
Did you know that there are Realtors who hold a SRES (Senior Real Estate Specialist) designation, and are trained specifically… Read more »
by Kelli Y. Allen, Elder Law Attorney Medicaid is a combination federal/state program that provides financial assistance for long-term skilled… Read more »