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Understanding How to Provide Geriatric Care Management Is a Skillset for the Future

In 2012 there were 39 million people over 65, and in 2014 there are 43 million. In fact, 10,000 people are turning 65 each day. Now, turning that magic age does not mean that care is immediately needed. In fact, most care is not needed until a person reaches 80.[…]

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Everyone’s a Winner When It Comes to Caring!

Caregiving is a rewarding job, but, too often, caregivers receive little recognition for their kindness and compassion. Caregivers uniquely engage the older adults in their care, recognize and support the dignity of elders, and take on a difficult professional role with little glory. That’s why, when Caring.com approached me and[…]

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The Nation’s Best Healthcare Advertising Awards Go to corecubed!

Team corecubed wins the trifecta from the 2014 Aster Awards for the nation’s best healthcare advertising. We went for the gold and got it with a calendar designed for Lighthouse Healthcare. Each page has a lighthouse themed photo accompanied by some thoughts by which to live, making each day a[…]

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Aging Society Is Aging

The American Society on Aging turns 60 this year. Celebrating that milestone, and continuing the education and policy making that has been so important for those 6 decades, the American Society on Aging is having its annual conference in San Diego this week. There is no other organization or conference[…]

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The Changing Players in Healthcare

Lexmark, known for printers, has just entered into the health care field in a large way. They just announced the acquisition of  “PACSGEAR, a leading provider of connectivity solutions for healthcare providers to capture, manage and share medical images and related documents and integrate them with existing picture archiving and[…]

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