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2014-05-15 08:34:06

Integrated Technologies Provide an Interactive, Resident-Centered Engagement Solution That Tracks Physical and Cognitive Abilities in Seniors CHICAGO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caremerge LLC, a revolutionary communication and care coordination platform for the senior care industry, announced today a new partnership with Linked Senior, the leader in resident engagement for the senior housing and long term care market, based in Washington D.C., providing resident-centered...

2014-05-13 23:08:44

Home Care Assistance – Greater Toronto (http://www.GreaterTorontoHomeCare.ca), the area’s leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, is announcing the release of its guide to non-pharmaceutical neurocognitive care. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Home Care Assistance – Greater Toronto (http://www.GreaterTorontoHomeCare.ca), the area’s leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, is announcing the release of its guide to non-pharmaceutical neurocognitive...

2014-05-13 23:02:04

Home Care Assistance Sacramento welcomes two new staff members - Corrina Boerger as Client Care Coordinator and Melanie Free as Client Care Account Manager Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Sacramento, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is pleased to welcome two new members to its staff to meet the growing demand for in-home services among seniors in Sacramento. Corrina Boerger, who comes to Home Care Assistance with over four years of experience in...

2014-05-12 23:08:20

Caregiverlist®, the nation's professional senior caregiver career center, announces the April, 2014 Caregiver Pay Rates, resulting in professional caregivers receiving a 30% higher pay than minimum wage and senior care companies hiring from 3 to 6 new caregivers weekly. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 The Caregiverlist® Career Center processed the professional caregiver pay results of 2,493 senior caregivers to announce the April caregiver pay rates. As senior care...

2014-05-12 23:07:48

The Caregiverlist® Nursing Home Star-Rating System makes the search for a nursing home easier. As seniors often must quickly decide upon the right nursing home for rehabilitation to secure a hospital discharge, they can quickly access the most important criteria for quality along with daily costs of nursing homes in their area. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Seniors entering nursing homes for a short-term stay or long-term stay all have the same questions: What level of care...

2014-05-11 23:01:06

Professional caregivers and certified nursing aides and home health aides make more than 38 percent more than minimum wage nationwide. The Caregiverlist® survey of 34,959 professional caregiver job applicants reports their current hourly and live-in daily pay rates for 2013. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 Caregiverlist®, the nation’s online resource for senior care options, costs, ratings and careers, announces the 2013 average caregiver pay rate nationwide as $10.00 per...

2014-05-10 23:02:01

Fox Subacute Salutes the Strength of Those Diagnosed with ALS and Their Caregivers and Loved Ones; ALS Patient Care Burdens May Be Lessened with the Aid of a Subacute Facility Plymouth Meeeting, PA (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 On Monday, May 19th, Fox Subacute, the leader in ventilator and trach collar dependent patient care is sponsoring the Phillies Phestival at Citizens Bank Park. Join Fox Subacute in support of ALS. The gates open at 4:30pm and it runs till 7-8pm. Approximately 7,000 people...

2014-05-08 23:01:38

Home Care Assistance of Warren Twp, NJ invites caregivers, clients and community members to participate in the “Walk to Okinawa,” a simulated trek from Warren Twp, NJ to Okinawa, Japan. Warren, New Jersey (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Home Care Assistance of New Jersey, North America’s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, invites members of the Northern Central New Jersey community to commit to healthy living and register for the “Walk to Okinawa.” Registrants will receive a...

2014-05-08 12:29:16

A Place for Mom Survey Highlights Importance of Family History; Top Five Questions to Ask Mom for Mother's Day SEATTLE, Wash., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a May 2014 online survey conducted by Harris Poll and commissioned by A Place for Mom, Inc. (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, 28 percent of adults do not feel they know, or knew, their mother as well as they would like. U.S. adults were asked which of the following topics they are/were interested in...

2014-05-07 23:05:22

Held this past Saturday, May 3rd, Home Care Assistance of Naples was a proud sponsor of the “Docs & Duffers” Charity Golf Tournament, a fundraiser to support efforts to promote health education and serve the community's public health needs. Naples, Florida (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Naples, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, proudly sponsored the “Docs & Duffers” Charity Golf Tournament this past Saturday, May 3rd, at the Grey Oaks...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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