Close to half of respondents earning $80,000 a year or more have a will, an increase of 7% since 2020, according to Caring.com.
Ombudsmen serve on the front line of protecting vulnerable residents in nursing homes and assisted living.
Assisted living communities and other healthcare settings cited for previous COVID-19 safety violations are facing additional pandemic-related scrutiny from the federal government.
White House officials on Monday outlined more than 20 separate actions, many of them sought by advocates and opposed by the industry.
Estate planning is a key piece of a comprehensive retirement plan.
If you have a parent over the age of, say, 65, thoughts about their future may have started to creep into your mind. However, because end-of-life planning can be emotional and overwhelming, it’s tempting to put these conversations off—and even more pleasing to avoid them altogether.
The COVID-19 pandemic increased demand for and complexity of care, accelerating existing trends toward longer duration and more acute long-term care.
Influenza itself can be deadly in vulnerable patients due to difficulties in breathing and dehydration. However, complications like pneumonia are the real killers.
The senior care industry has undergone tremendous change recently. While senior care operations may be reshaped and reimagined, the same is occurring to the physical buildings and layouts of senior care communities. New trends are emerging, many of which will likely have a lasting impact on the industry.
At the conclusion of the 18-hour day of giving, 100,000 donors from all 50 states and 26 countries had donated over $66 million. A good day, indeed.