Decision Making

Recognizing When to Have Difficult Conversation with Aging Parents

Recognizing When to Have Difficult Conversation with Aging Parents

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It’s not easy for anyone to watch their parents grow older, and it can be even harder to know when it’s actually time to have the talk with them about their ability to remain independent. This usually starts with a conversation about Advanced Directives and the need to complete these in their state of residence,(...)

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Why More People are Choosing Home Care

Why More People are Choosing Home Care

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When faced with the decision to move to a skilled nursing facility, assisted living facility, or receive in-home care, how do you choose? According to the Congressional Budget Office’s article on the Rising Demand for Long-Term Services and Supports for Elderly People in 2013, over 80 percent of elderly people receiving care, are receiving it(...)

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