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For Many Patients, Delirium Is A Surprising Side Effect Of Being In The Hospital

 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Sandra G. Boodman and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org   When B. Paul Turpin was admitted to a Tennessee...

By Federal Law, Beginning On March 8, 2017 Hospitals Now Must Tell Medicare Patients When Care Is Observation Only With a Written 'Medicare Outpatient Observation Notice, (MOON)'

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Susan Jaffe and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org    Under a new federal law that started on March 8, 2017, ...

FAQ: Hospital Observation Care Can Be Costly For Medicare Patients

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Susan Jaffe and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org   By Federal Law, Beginning On March 8, 2017 Hospitals Now...

Geriatric ERs Reduce Stress, Medical Risks For Elderly Patients

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog By Anna Gorman Photos by Heidi de Marco​  and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org Cover photo: Elsie Castellanos...

How To Fight For Yourself At The Hospital — And Avoid Readmission

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org     Everything initially went well with Barbara Charnes...

Inside Hospital, Families Find Refuge With Recliners, Tissues And Cake

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Melissa Bailey and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org.  Photos credited to Ben Sklar for KHN   Cover photo: ...

Griffin Hospital in Derby, CT Offers a Free Smoking Cessation Workshop Starting July 5, 2017

Griffin Hospital Offers Free Smoking Cessation Workshop Starting July 5, 2017 By Alex Stackpole  Griffin Hospital offers free education, advice and...

Yale New Haven Health is offering a free caregivers workshop: "Caregiver Support and Help" on Wednesday May 17, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. Located at 1450 Chapel Street New Haven, CT. Cronin Auditorium.

Caregiver Support and Help DATE: 5/17/2017 TIME: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM LOCATION: 1450 Chapel Street New Haven,CT Cronin Auditorium TO REGISTER: Call 888...

St. Vincent’s Medical Center Bridgeport, CT Presents Health Talk: "UNDERSTANDING STROKE"

​Senior Help Desk Healthcare blog credited to Srinath Kadimi, MD and St. Vincent’s Medical Center Bridgeport, CT Health Talk UNDERSTANDING STROKE...