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2014-08-31 23:01:42

Sesen Elder Care announced today that it will offer a 24x7 companionship and supervision service catered to older adults with Alzheimer's and dementia, and designed to reduce the in-home cost of care for these adults by as much as 50%. This unique offering is enabled by the latest virtual companion technology and remote caregiver service from GeriJoy. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 GeriJoy was founded by MIT researchers to improve quality of life for seniors and caregivers...

2014-08-29 23:08:01

National nonprofit awards higher education scholarships to three students Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Hope For The Warriors® is pleased to announced the awardees of this fall’s Spouse/Caregiver Scholarships. Scholarships are awarded two times each year to spouses or caregivers of wounded service members or to spouses of fallen service members. Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring...

2014-08-29 23:01:50

GeriJoy Inc. and Nanjing CAM Medical Technologies Ltd. announced today a strategic partnership to bring GeriJoy’s innovative caregiving service to the Chinese market. The partnership also allows GeriJoy to leverage Nanjing CAM’s access to the local Chinese workforce, enabling GeriJoy to provide highly cost-effective remote caregiving services for Chinese-speaking older adults the US. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 GeriJoy employs specially-trained remote caregivers who offer...

2014-08-29 23:00:45

From blood pressure screenings to workshops about a variety of topics, the physicians at Atlantic General Hospital are committed to helping people stay as healthy as possible Berlin, MD (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 AGH Healthy Happenings, a community education and outreach service provided by the Doctors in Delaware at Atlantic General Hospital, are now offering area residents a variety of free health-related services. In addition to no-cost blood pressure screenings at a local pharmacy, the...

2014-08-28 23:05:26

Home Care Assistance Scottsdale welcomes Carrie Rose as new Client Care Coordinator. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Scottsdale, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is proud to welcome Carrie Rose as the office's new Client Care Coordinator. Prior to joining Home Care Assistance, Carrie worked as a caregiver in assisted living and memory care facilities and as a Certified Nursing Assistant in skilled nursing facilities for several hospice...

2014-08-28 16:21:31

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new national survey released today shows that public awareness of the dangers of leaving young children alone in hot vehicles has risen dramatically -- by nearly 25 percent -- since the start of the summer. The survey, conducted online from August 8-13 by Public Opinion Strategies, found that 85 percent of the respondents had seen, read, or heard "a lot" or "some" about children suffering from heatstroke in vehicles, compared to 69...

2014-08-27 23:12:11

myCNAjobs, a caregiver recruitment vehicle built for companies to hire healthcare workers, announced today an expansion of corporate headquarters in downtown Chicago, creating new jobs for marketers, technologists, and sales representatives in the Loop. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 myCNAjobs, a caregiver recruitment vehicle built for companies to hire healthcare workers, announced today an expansion of corporate headquarters in downtown Chicago, creating new jobs for marketers,...

2014-08-26 08:30:33

Roland Park Place nurse awarded as a best professional caregiver of older adults in the U.S. BALTIMORE, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After surviving a childhood and an early adulthood on the run from the brutality of a civil war in Sierra Leone that claimed more than 50,000 lives, Abu Fofanah's gentle nature as a nurse and caregiver for the elderly in a country more than 4,000 miles away from home is nothing less than remarkable. His passion for older adults and his...

2014-08-21 23:05:42

With a mission to change the way the world ages, Home Care Assistance helps seniors live well at home through innovative offerings such as their proprietary Balanced Care Method™, which emphasizes scientifically studied lifestyle behaviors of the longest living people on Earth Centennial, CO (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Centennial, a leading provider of in-home care, today announced that it has received the Certified – Trusted Provider distinction from Home Care...

2014-08-19 08:29:54

Clorox® CareConcepts(TM) Identifies the Emotional Impact of Caregiving as Part of the When Care Comes Home Initiative and its New Cleaning and Personal Homecare Products OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caregivers often put the needs of their loved ones before themselves, and over time that selflessness has an impact - both inspirational and challenging. Eighty percent of caregivers believe that their role has given them more meaning in their lives, but most of them...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'