No matter where long-term care is delivered it is close and personal. There is no ‘social distancing’ when providing care. COVID-19 is presenting challenges in how care is delivered. Having choice of quality care in the future even more important than ever.
We know the difficulties caregivers face taking care of Mom or Dad or other family members. With so many people needing long-term care more families are impacted, but COVID-19 makes it even more complicated. Are you prepared?
More Americans are taking DNA tests to discover information about their ancestry and health. This information has been used against them in insurance applications. A new Florida law provides for DNA privacy.
The COVID-19 virus crisis has made more Americans personalize the future health and aging changes they will face in the decades ahead. Addressing future long-term care is an integral part of the equation.
LHC Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: LHCG), is a national provider of in-home healthcare services and innovations, announced the promotion of two key executives. Joshua Proffitt has been named its new President. Robert Williams has been named the new CFO.
A new 275-unit luxury senior living residence in Brooklyn, New York, has announced the appointments of new executive staff. The Watermark at Brooklyn Heights, located at 21 Clark Street, is scheduled to open during the summer of 2020.
Finding care facilities and home care options have become more complicated due to COVID-19. A new application makes planning easier for the entire family.
With the impact of COVID-19, there will be many changes in the ability of family members and how they can visit their loved ones. A San Francisco company has teamed up with Zoon to provide technology for family members to stay in touch with their loved ones.
Another research study is showing the significant impact caregiving is having on American families. Without long-term care insurance, family members become caregivers. A growing number of loved ones find themselves in this role.