Medicare: Patient Outcomes More Important The Ever

The Healthcare industry is undergoing a historic change. The Affordable Care Act has completely changed the way healthcare companies define success. It is no longer good enough to provide quality healthcare, healthcare systems are now judged by how well the patient does after discharge. Regulatory agencies now judge “successful” treatment by whether or not the …

Five New Years Resolutions Baby Boomers Should Make In 2016

As the clock ticks down on 2015, most Baby Boomers have given some thought to making a few resolutions for the new year. The annual ritual of resolution usually includes promises to lose weight, save money or engage in some type of self-improvement. If you are one of over 43 million people (according to the family …

Today’s Nursing Homes

If you are like most people, when you hear the words “nursing home’ you tend to cringe.  The thought of a stereo-typical nursing home may bring feelings of sadness, sympathy or fear depending on each individuals perception. Those perceptions are re-inforced by the horror stories reflected in media reports about those who have been abused or …