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How to Get Started with CareGivers America

Once you call CareGivers America, we will come to your home and conduct an in-depth assessment of your lifestyle and medical condition(s). There is no charge or obligation for this initial interview. We will explain the kinds of services that are available, answer any questions, and offer guidance on sometimes difficult healthcare decisions. Based on… Read more »

How the Government Shutdown May Impact You

 Source from: Kim Keister, AARP Only months ago the nation teetered on the “fiscal cliff” until Congress and President Obama reached a deal to stave off calamity. Here we are again. You probably recognize a number of factors in the latest fiscal crisis, which so far hasn’t gotten a clever moniker like “fiscal cliff.” The 3 Major… Read more »

12 Resources Every Caregiver Should Know About

Source from AARP Here’s a list of key resources to help you in your caregiving role Alzheimer’s Association www.alz.org 800-272-3900 Information and support for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers. Operates a 24/7 helpline and care navigator tools. Alzheimers.gov www.alzheimers.gov The government’s free information resource about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. ARCH Respite Network… Read more »

Beware of the Latest Health Law Cons

8 ways to protect yourself from crooks trying to cash in on the health insurance exchanges by Sid Kirchheimer, AARP, September 9, 2013 |With the coming rollout of a major aspect of the Affordable Care Act, the time is ripe for another onslaught of scammers trying to grab your money, personal information and medical records. Ever since the… Read more »

Obamacare Launches Today-What Happens Now?

Source from Jeffrey Young, The Huffington Post Obamacare is here. Nearly 1,300 days after President Barack Obama signed his signature health care reform program into law, its most important feature finally takes effect. Americans are about to get their first hint of whether Obamacare will work for the 48 million people who lack health insurance and the millions… Read more »

Countdown To Obamacare: How Will My Health Insurance Change?

Source from the Huffington Post, written by Philip Moeller, U.S. News and World Report Editor’s Note: This is the first part in a continuing series counting down to the Oct. 1 launch for new state health insurance exchanges that have been created to help people find coverage and meet the requirement for mandatory health insurance… Read more »

OIG will ‘peel back onion’ on CMS, stakeholders say

Source: http://www.hmenews.com/ Written by: Liz Beaulieu, Friday, August 30, 2013 WASHINGTON – If an investigation by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) goes the HME industry’s way—and stakeholders believe it will—CMS will no longer be able to blow off concerns about competitive bidding. The OIG on Aug. 22 notified Reps. Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., and Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, that it… Read more »