Dementia educator Teepa Snow talks about how dementia caregivers can use the term "I'm sorry" as a way to diffuse difficult care situations. She also offers a few helpful tips to make communications easier with people who have dementia.
Elder care presents many challenges and the current state of our healthcare system doesn't make things easier for family caregivers. In this video, Kim Kimbrough talks about ways the healthcare system often fails older adults and how Kimbrough Law's innovative Life Care Planning solution can bridge the gap.
One of the biggest flash points in the debate over Republican health care legislation is the future of Medicaid. How much do you know about this public benefit that's so important to many seniors and their families? This article from the June 23, 2017 edition of the New York Times lays out some basic facts about the 52-year-old program.
Did you know that every day 10,000 people turn 65 in the US alone? That trend is going to continue for nearly the next 20 years. Our demographics are shifting, and we will soon have more elder people in the US than ever before. At the same time that the population is growing, we know that a startling number of elders face abusive conditions. Every year an estimated 5 million, or 1 in 10, older Americans are victims of elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation. And that’s only par
Attorney Kim Kimbrough, attorney Bayli Fields, and Richard Dawkins, Managing Director of Blueprint Wealth Solutions Group in Gainesville, join host Gayla Zee to talk about estate planning in this episode of Getting Ready that aired on Sunday, May 7, 2017 on 103.7 Chuck FM.
A survey conducted by The Economist in partnership with the Kaiser Family Foundation demonstrates the huge gap between the type of end-of-life care people say they want, and the type of care they are most likely to receive. In a recent piece, The Economist explores these results and the momentum behind efforts to move beyond just fighting death to focusing on what matters most to patients.
"The paradox of modern medicine is that people are living longer, and yet doing so
Attorney Kim Kimbrough, attorney Bayli Fields, and Medicare Educator Keith Nabb from Affordable Medicare Solutions join host Gayla Zee to talk about the basics of Medicare and Medicaid in this episode of Getting Ready that aired on Sunday, April 30, 2017 on 103.7 Chuck FM.