Monthly Archives: April 2016

Recommended Reading for April 2016

April 1st, 2016 (No Comments)

Recommended Reading Parkinson’s Disease: 300 Tips for Making Life Easier By Shelley Peterman Schwarz April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month. In preparing for that we wanted to find a book that might be helpful for families living with Parkinson’s. The author Shelley Schwarz was diagnosed with MS in 1978. As she struggled and learned about […]

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How Elder Law Can Help You

April 1st, 2016 (No Comments)

How Elder Law Can Help You NCPC, September 18, 2015 | by Lynda Neuenschwander The specialty of Elder Law is becoming more important as our population ages. People are living longer, but in many cases, are not living better.  As a result, the need is growing for specialized legal advice about aging-related issues. First, let’s […]

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6 New Quality Measures Coming to Nursing Home Compare, Five-Star Rating System

April 1st, 2016 (No Comments)

6 New Quality Measures Coming to Nursing Home Compare, Five-Star Rating System New quality measures for skilled nursing facilities will be introduced in the coming months, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services officials said during an Open Door Forum call for providers. Data for six new quality measures — some based on Medicare claims, others […]

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Aging: What to expect as you get older

April 1st, 2016 (No Comments)

Aging: What to expect as you get older Posted on Sept. 18, 2006, 7:55 a.m. in Aging When I was pregnant with my children, I found myself glued to the book, What to Expect When You’re Expecting.  It was the “Bible” of pregnancy and everyone I knew had relied on it for guidance.  I looked […]

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