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2014-09-17 12:23:56

TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Provincial governments should not expand public healthcare to cover the growing costs of long-term care (LTC), according to a new C.D. Howe Institute report. In "Paying for the Boomers: Long-Term Care and Intergenerational Equity," authors Ake Blomqvist and Colin Busby say that such a move would put too much financial stress on future taxpayers. "Long-term care expenses are set to balloon once the boomer population hits age eighty," remarks Blomqvist....

2014-09-16 23:09:43

The Structured Family Caregiving model of care delivered by Caregiver Homes has received this accreditation, which recognizes service and quality that demonstrates strong performance that meets NCQA’s rigorous requirements for case management. BOSTON, MA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Caregiver Homes Network, Inc. has achieved the highest accreditation status of Case Management Accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). The Structured Family Caregiving model of...

2014-09-10 23:05:37

LTC Consumer, an independent, free online service is pleased to announce that Mutual of Omaha has been added to the list of carriers and rates available for consumers to shop on their Instant Quote tool. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 LTC Consumer, an independent, free online service is pleased to announce that Mutual of Omaha has been added to the list of carriers and rates available for consumers to shop on their Instant Quote tool. Quotes are free and unlimited. “We are...

2014-09-04 16:30:31

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE: GNW) announced that Tom McInerney, President & Chief Executive Officer, will present at the UBS Best of Americas 2014 Conference in London, UK on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at approximately 11:10 a.m. BST (6:10 a.m. ET). Mr. McInerney's topics will include the company's strategy and business priorities. A link to the webcast provided by UBS will be publicly available through Genworth's website at...

2014-09-04 16:27:14

The company is exploring difficult issues about confronting aging and long term care planning RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE: GNW) is coming to San Francisco on September 6 - 7 as part of Mountain View Art & Wine Festival, the fourth stop on a national research and education program to have conversations about a pressing issue confronting many Americans: how to plan and pay for long term care needs for an aging population. The United States is...

2014-09-03 12:30:06

CHASKA, Minn., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodman Group, a national leader in developing and managing senior living and health care communities, today announced that six of their managed communities have received the 2014 Excellence in Action award from My InnerView by National Research Corporation. This honor recognizes long-term care and senior living organizations that achieve the highest levels of satisfaction excellence, as demonstrated by overall resident or employee...

2014-08-28 23:07:20

EmLogis and Guest Speaker Dr. Eleanor Feldman Barbera, “Dr. El,” will present a live webinar on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 1 PM Central. Attendees will learn 5 steps to encourage teamwork in long term care facilities and amongst long term care staff. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 EmLogis, a leading provider of employee scheduling software for long term care facilities, today announced that they will host a live webinar featuring guest speaker Long Term Care Psychologist and...

2014-08-28 08:27:48

SUNRISE, Fla., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunshine Health, a subsidiary of Centene Corporation, completed the final stages of implementation of the Managed Medical Assistance (MMA) program in 9 of 11 regions and the Child Welfare (Foster Care) program statewide on August 1(st). Additionally, Sunshine Health's Long-Term Care (LTC) program celebrates its first anniversary. LTC implementation began a year ago and was complete on March 1(st) for the 10 regions in Florida served by...

2014-08-27 16:25:23

Planning for a stage of life viewed as passive and dependent turns many get-up-and-go Americans off, the agency asserts. KIRKLAND, Wash., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today ACSIA Partners introduces the concept of "empowered living," an idea they hope will catch on to help solve a big national problem: lack of planning for long term care. An aging workforce and maturing Baby Boomers are escalating the need for senior services. Failing to plan for this jeopardizes federal and family...

2014-08-25 23:05:24

LTC Consumer, an independent, free online service for information on long term care insurance, has added MedAmerica Insurance Company to its growing list of carrier partners. Portland, OR (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 LTC Consumer, an independent, free online service for information on long term care insurance, has added MedAmerica Insurance Company to its growing list of carrier partners, announced Nathan Sanow, Executive Director and co-founder of LTC Consumer. “We are excited that...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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