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State Medicaid Coverage for Tobacco Cessation Treatments?

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Medicaid enrollees have a higher smoking prevalence than the general population (30.1% of adult Medicaid enrollees aged <65 years smoke, compared with 18.1% of U.S. adults of all ages), and smoking-related disease is a major contributor to increasing Medicaid costs. Evidence-based cessation treatments exist, including individual, group, and telephone counseling and seven [...]

What is Dementia

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Dementia is a syndrome which covers a spectrum of degenerative disorders. It manifests as a progressive decline in functioning that affects memory, problem solving skills and social behavior. Dementia has a profound impact on individuals, families and communities. Dementia is widely regarded as the public health challenge of the 21st [...]

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Changes to Social Security in 2014

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Have you heard? The AARP is reporting on changes to Social Security already in effect for 2014. Be sure to click the link below to read AARP's extensive question and answer article on their website. Also, you'll want to read the extended article so you aren't caught off guard by [...]

How Does Obamacare Effect Seniors and Boomers!

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As Senior Living Referral Professionals we help families every day find care facilities for their loved ones. This often times involves the hospitals. For the past year we have seen a big change in the way seniors in particular are being admitted into hospitals and then discharged. We wanted to [...]

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What do Senior Referral Specialists do?

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The Senior Placement & Referral industry helps families find Residential Care Facilities, Assisted Living Placement, In Home Care Services, Adult Family/Care Homes, and Alzheimer’s Facilities for the elderly, and those with disabilities. Senior Placement & Referral Agencies provide an invaluable service by relieving some of the most difficult steps families [...]

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Nursing Home Costs

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Charges for nursing home living is always dependent on the care the senior needs.  The more care a resident requires, the higher the costs.  Nursing home charges will range between $6,000/month for light care and up to $10,000/month for advanced care.  It can be higher depending on the city you [...]

Nursing home placement

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Placement into a nursing home is unpredictable and may be required more than once during a senior’s lifetime depending on serious illnesses, surgeries, falls, etc. Adult Care Pro’s goal is to help place our senior client into an appropriate facility the first time to greatly reduce the need for additional [...]