Everyone handles grief differently. There is no right or wrong way to work through the pain of coming to the end of one’s life. This is especially true for someone suffering with Alzheimer’s disease, a neurological disorder where the death of brain cells results in memory loss and impaired cognitive functioning. You must have a great deal of compassion, respect and patience when handling emotional topics, like end-of-life care and funeral arrangements, for someone with Alzheimer’s. Please click here, to continue reading this article.
This is the Dementia Caregiver Talkshow, a podcast to help you navigate the senior care maze. Learn and laugh with us as we discuss creative solutions and ideas to common and uncommon dementia care challenges, and how to make sense of the senior care industry and options when you're not a professional.
with JoAnn Westbrook and Valerie Feurich of Pines of Sarasota Education & Training Institute
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Del Mar Caregiver Resource Center was recognized in this month's newsletter, put together by retired California public employees! To read their newsletter for June, please click here.
We have another New Medicare Fraud Alert for you. This one is from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and is translated into 18 additional languages. Californian beneficiaries have reported a substantial increase in the number of suspicious calls related to the new Medicare cards. This alert is translated into so many languages because our beneficiaries who speak languages other than English are even more at risk for being scammed. Armed with this simple, clear information and 5 helpful tips, our California beneficiaries can avoid being scammed and stay safe.
If you can share these alerts with your residents, clients, colleagues, family members and friends, we greatly appreciate your help in getting the word out to prevent fraud.
To read the alerts in English and 18 other languages, you can visit the California Health Advocates website here: https://cahealthadvocates.org/new-medicare-cards-same-old-scammers/
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