Education

posted Tue, 2019-05-14 15:37
The May–June 2019 issue of Aging Today explores social isolation versus loneliness, polypharmacy run amok, LGBT prejudice in CCRCs; singing at the brink of death, and more
posted Tue, 2019-05-07 14:28
Through new care-delivery models, the affordable housing setting can address both the health and LTSS needs of low-income older adults.
posted Tue, 2019-04-30 10:30
What challenges do African Americans face when seeking long-term care, and what policy changes can help ameliorate them?
posted Wed, 2019-04-24 17:23
What might new delivery models—ones that better integrate care—look like?
posted Wed, 2019-04-24 17:23
The need for LTSS is on the rise, despite a disjointed, hard-to-navigate, and costly LTSS system.
posted Fri, 2019-04-19 16:57
Why won’t Americans, who are living longer lives, plan for their long-term care? And where are the policies for financing it?
posted Tue, 2019-04-16 18:40
What lies ahead for the burgeoning population of older adults that will need long-term care?
posted Mon, 2019-04-08 13:39
This engaging session will discuss the results of a needs assessment completed by Howard Brown Health to identify specific health and wellness concerns and service needs among older LGBTQ adults.
posted Thu, 2019-04-04 13:45
Increasingly, first responders such as law enforcement, EMTs and paramedics, and firefighters are encountering people living with dementia in the course of their work and need sound strategies for keeping the person with dementia and the rest of the community safe.
posted Thu, 2019-04-04 13:37
In 2018, caring for people with dementia was estimated to cost the health and long-term care systems $277 billion, making it the most costly disease in America.