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 ...
Join Us in Celebrating Older Americans Month
The 2017 OAM theme is Age Out Loud. What it means to age has changed, and OAM 2017 is a perfect opportunity to recognize and celebrate what getting older looks like today by sharing the stories and experiences of older adults and those that serve them. Ways to Engage on Social Media Each week, LeadingAge ...
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/