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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...

2014-05-05 23:07:39

Home Care Assistance - Toronto/York Region (HomeCareAssistance-Toronto.com), the leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care in the Greater Toronto Area, has just won the Top Choice Award for Elderly Services. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Home Care Assistance - Toronto/York Region (HomeCareAssistance-Toronto.com), the leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care in the Greater Toronto Area, has just won the Top Choice Award for Elderly Services. Located in the...

2014-05-05 23:06:38

Home Care Assistance – Greater Toronto (http://www.GreaterTorontoHomeCare.ca), the area’s leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, is weighing in on a disturbing story of an elderly woman who was a victim of a fraud scam. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Home Care Assistance – Greater Toronto (http://www.GreaterTorontoHomeCare.ca), the area’s leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, is weighing in on a disturbing story of an elderly woman who was a...

2014-05-05 12:29:07

"Until there is a cure, we must care for the carer." OMAHA, Neb., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world population ages, diseases such as Alzheimer's become more prevalent. And with a surplus of people who need care, there is often a shortage of those who are able and willing to give care. Paul Hogan, chairman and co-founder of Home Instead Senior Care®, addressed ways to support caregivers at the 29(th) Alzheimer's Disease International Conference....


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