long term care crisis

Long-Term Care Staffing Shortages Have Far-Reaching Implications

You’ve likely seen the “now hiring” signs in businesses of all kinds. The most recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has the unemployment rate at just 3.6 percent for May 2022. While it is good news that so few people are out of work, there is a flip side to that coin [...]

By |2022-06-27T17:07:38-04:00June 28th, 2022|

What is Memory Care and What Are the Odds I Might Need It?

According to data from the Alzheimer’s Association, there are approximately 6.2 million Americans age 65 and older who currently are living with Alzheimer's disease, which is the most common type of dementia. A large majority of Alzheimer's patients are 75 years old or older (72 percent), and almost two out of three Alzheimer’s patients are [...]

By |2022-01-24T17:14:29-05:00January 25th, 2022|

Inflection Point: Our Nation’s Ever-Growing Long-Term Care Crisis

When someone is seriously ill, either with a chronic disease or an acute health condition, their loved ones are often tasked with making a series of difficult choices. Among these may be decisions about long-term care, which many times, they are unprepared to make either emotionally or because they lack good information. In such uncharted [...]

By |2021-04-12T09:03:25-04:00November 2nd, 2020|
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