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As we age, we tend to give direction and delegate. We gather a team. Sometime this happens so slowly that we hardly notice it. Sometimes it happens suddenly, perhaps temporarily, as we recover from an operation or a fall. What does the support team for an aging American need to know?
A simple star rating system enacted twelve years ago quickly became a popular way for consumers to educate themselves about which nursing home to choose for their loved ones. The five star system rated nursing homes as a one for being the worst and a five for being the best. A New York Times investigation shows that nursing homes have manipulated the system.
Use this list as a guide so you know what questions to ask your doctor or pharmacist about medications.
Choosing a home health agency can be hard. This list can help you ask the right questions before you make a selection.
When taking care of aging parents, you may want to hire a caregiver. What should you look for in an applicant? What interview questions would be helpful to ask? This information will help when navigating the process.