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15 hours 49 min

10 Ways to Reduce Patient Readmissions

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog Credited to Vitas Healthcare  https://www.vitas.com

Communication and collaboration are the keys to reducing patient rehospitalization. Studies suggest that healthcare professionals, including physicians, hospital leadership, and assisted living or skilled nursing facility administrators, can avoid unnecessary and costly readmissions by working together. 

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16 hours 8 min

Evening of Wellness Lecture: Podiatry-Foot Pain and Some Solutions: Hosted by Fairfield Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday February 7, 2018 from 6 PM to 7 PM. Location Norma Pfriem Breast Center 111 Beach Rd, Fairfield, Connecticut 06824. Public Event

Evening of Wellness Lecture: Podiatry-Foot Pain and Some Solutions: Hosted by Fairfield Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday February 7, 2018 from  6:00 PM  to 7:00 PM. Location Norma Pfriem Breast Center 111 Beach Rd, Fairfield, Connecticut 06824. Public Event

You are invited! by the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce to attend the 4th in the 2017-2018 Evening of Wellness Lecture Series at Norma Pfriem Breast Center. The lecture will be given on February 7, 2018 by Chioma Enu, DPM. Dr. Enu will present and hold a discussion on:  

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Evening of Wellness Lecture: Podiatry-Foot Pain and Some Solutions: Hosted by Fairfield Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday February 7, 2018 from  6:00 PM  to 7:00 PM.

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20 hours 35 min

Sevens Home Care is a Denver based home care agency that gets its name from it's emphasis on the 7 activities of daily living. Sevens has a heavy focus on keeping people in their homes, improving quality of life and helping families stay together.

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Sevens Home Care is a Denver based home care agency that gets its name from it's emphasis on the 7 activities of daily living.

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23 hours 17 min

Medical Home Care Agencies Often Wrongly Deny Medicare Help To The Chronically Ill

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by By Susan Jaffe  Photos by Heidi de Marco and Kaiser Health News    

Cover photo: Colin Campbell needs help dressing, bathing and moving between his bed and his wheelchair. He has a feeding tube because his partially paralyzed tongue makes swallowing “almost impossible."

 

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Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by By Susan Jaffe  Photos by Heidi de Marco and Kaiser Health News    

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23 hours 34 min

Radon Is The Second Leading Cause of Lung Cancer After Cigarette Smoking: Protect Yourself and Your Family From This Silent Killer In Your Home!

Seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC

Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer after cigarette smoking. If you smoke and live in a home with high radon levels, you increase your risk of developing lung cancer. Having your home tested is the only effective way to determine whether you and your family are at risk of high radon exposure.

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Seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC

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1 day 12 hours

Postcard From California: Alzheimer’s ‘Looks Like Me, It Looks Like You’

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Ana B. Ibarra and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org 

Cover photo: Pam Montana, 62, was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s in 2016. She is now an advocate for research and early detection. “Alzheimer’s looks like me, it looks like you, it looks like everyone,” she says. (Ana B. Ibarra/KHN)

 

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Until last year, Jackie Coleman was a disability rights lawyer — a good one, too.

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Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Ana B. Ibarra and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org 

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1 day 14 hours

Carriage Green at Milford Invites you to our First Professional Networking Event of 2018!!! On Wednesday January 24, 20018 from 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM. Located 77 Plains Road Milford, CT 06461

Carriage Green at Milford Invites you to our First Professional Networking Event of 2018!!!  On Wednesday JANUARY 24, 20018 from 2:30 PM-4:00 PM. Located at Carriage Green at Milford,  77 Plains Road  Milford, CT 06461  phone  203 874-4408

Enjoy Hot Toddies, Appetizers, Good Conversation! 

RSVP email: dquagliani@benchmarkquality.com or

rstasulli@benchmarkquality.com 

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Carriage Green at Milford Invites you to our First Professional Networking Event of 2018!!!  On Wednesday JANUARY 24, 20018 from 2:30 PM-4:00 PM.

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1 day 17 hours

Digital Marketing Internship Milford, CT

Seniorhelpdesk.com is seeking an intern with digital marketing/SEO experience. Seniorhelpdesk.com is a start-up technology company, and the internship is flexible.  The primary purpose of this position is to strengthen our company’s brand, image and online presence. A background in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and/or Social media marketing is preferred.

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Seniorhelpdesk.com is seeking an intern with digital marketing/SEO experience. Seniorhelpdesk.com is a start-up technology company, and the internship is flexible.  The primary purpose of t

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1 day 17 hours

Walmart is introducing a new, free program to safely dispose of unused opioids at home

Walmart is introducing a new, free program to safely dispose of unused opioids at home

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Walmart is introducing a new, free program to safely dispose of unused opioids at home

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1 day 21 hours

Wesley Heights at Wesley Village Independent Senior Living Cottages "OPEN HOUSE" on Sunday January 21, 2018 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Located at 580 Long Hill Avenue Shelton, CT 06484

Our luxurious, market rate Wesley Heights Cottages are the perfect home for seniors 62 of age and older looking to downsize while maintaining their independent lifestyle. Please join us for our "Open House: on January 21, 2018 from  from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Wesley Heights at Wesley Village 580 Long Hill Avenue Shelton, CT

RSVP to Gena Cascio at 203.925.0614 or email gcascio@umh.org

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Our luxurious, market rate Wesley Heights Cottages are the perfect home for seniors 62 of age and older looking to downsize while maintaining their independent lifestyle.

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2 days 11 hours

Greater Bridgeport Elderly Services Council/GBESC February 2018 Meeting on Wednesday February 7, 2018 at 8:30 am. Location/Host: Atria Stratford 6911 Main Street Stratford, CT 06614

Greater Bridgeport Elderly Services Council/GBESC Monthly Meeting On Wednesday February 7, 2018 at 8:30 am. Location/Host: Atria Stratford 6911 Main Street Stratford, CT 06614

OPEN MEETING!

Date & Time:

February 7, 2018

Networking 8:30am

Meeting 9:00am

Location:

Atria Stratford

6911 Main Street

Stratford, CT 06614

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Greater Bridgeport Elderly Services Council/GBESC Monthly Meeting On Wednesday February 7, 2018 at 8:30 am. Location/Host: Atria Stratford 6911 Main Street Stratford, CT 06614

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2 days 12 hours

New Haven Area Senior Network, NHASN January 2018 Meeting scheduled for Wednesday January 17, 2018 8:00 am at Regency House in Wallingford, CT Is Cancelled due to the impending snow storm

3 days 10 hours

Romance Scams: Online Imposters Break Hearts and Bank Accounts, Often Targeting Older Adults

Seniorhelpdesk.com Blog Credited U.S. Department of Justice/FBI

They met online. He said he was a friend of a friend. The woman, in her 50s and struggling in her marriage, was happy to find someone to chat with. “He was saying all the right things,” she remembered. “He was interested in me. He was interested in getting to know me better. He was very positive, and I felt like there was a real connection there.”

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Seniorhelpdesk.com Blog Credited U.S. Department of Justice/FBI

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3 days 16 hours

Incapacity Planning Workshop · Hosted by Artis Senior Living of Branford on ​Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM. Located at Artis Senior Living of Branford 814 East Main Street Branford, Connecticut 06405

Incapacity Planning Workshop · Hosted by Artis Senior Living of Branford on ​Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from  5:30 PM - 7:00 PM. Located at Artis Senior Living of Branford

814 East Main Street  Branford, Connecticut 06405

Free Public Event

It is important that you are aware of what can happen without an incapacity plan. Why should this be a part of your estate plan?

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Incapacity Planning Workshop · Hosted by Artis Senior Living of Branford on ​Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from  5:30 PM - 7:00 PM. Located at Artis Senior Living of Branford

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3 days 16 hours

Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) January 2018 Meeting on Wednesday January 24, 2018 from 8:00 am to 9:30 am. Located at Masonicare at Chester Village 317 W Main St, Chester, CT 06412 Phone: (860) 526-6800

Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) January 2018 Meeting on Wednesday January 24, 2018 from 8:00 am to 9:30 am. Located at Masonicare at Chester Village

317 W Main St, Chester, CT 06412 Phone: (860) 526-6800

"Happy New Year and Welcome Back!"
Please join us for our  monthly breakfast meeting of the 

Shoreline Area Senior Network!

RSVP Required:  SASN-RSVP@comcast.net

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Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) January 2018 Meeting on Wednesday January 24, 2018 from 8:00 am to 9:30 am. Located at Masonicare at Chester Village

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3 days 19 hours

Oasis Senior Advisors and Atria of Stratford present "The Downsized Gourmet" on Thursday February 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm . Located at the Milford Senior Center

Oasis Senior Advisors and Atria of Stratford are conducting a cooking demonstration at the Milford Senior Center.

You want to have a tasty and nutritious meal, but recipes aren't for one or two serving and portions at the store are meant to feed an army...So what's one to do?

Cheif Jean Gorton of Atria at Stratford is coming to prepare a menu of a week's worth of healthy, affordable, easy-to-prepare meals for your own down-sized lifestyle.

Come, see and taste what she comes up with and leave with a shopping list and easy-to-follow recipes!

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Oasis Senior Advisors and Atria of Stratford are conducting a cooking demonstration at the Milford Senior Center.

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