Who is Hurt by Housing Cuts?
I was at home cooking dinner one recent evening when I checked my phone and found 3 missed calls and 1 voicemail, all from the same number. The voicemail was from Sue, ...
There’s No Expiration Date on Women’s Health
That was 1985. Four years later, I suggested in the Women’s Studies Quarterly that poverty among older people ...
Grandparents Raising Grandkids: Money Squeeze
This article was written by Richard Eisenburg for Next Avenue and is used here with permission. Finances are often tight for older Americans, but ...
Coding M0800: Worsening Pressure Ulcers
In this section, we are asked to evaluate two very specific questions about any Stage 2, 3 or 4 pressure ulcers coded as “present” in M0300 on this assessment. 1. Were any not present on the last OBRA or scheduled PPS assessment? 2. Were any at a lesser numerical stage ...
The Cruelty of Calling Older Adults ‘Sweetie’ or 'Honey'
You might call an older adult "Honey" or "Sweetie" with the best intentions, but that doesn't minimize the sting when it happens.http://www.timegoesby.net/