There are 65+ million amateur caregivers in North America are you one of them? What does it cost you in stress, health and lost productivity being sandwiched between kids, work and parents?
A story of a family without Lifecare to helping project manage the long-term care of their mother. #AgeInPlace #Caregriver
Most hospitals in the world provide some variation of Patient-Oriented Discharge Summary PODS –
App.LifeCarePortal.com system, which was designed with input from patients and medical professional. Can improve the experience of patients as they transition home.
About 10 percent of older Canadians will suffer some form of elder abuse, such as physical violence, emotional, financial, psychological or systemic abuse at some point.
Our parents are getting older and staying in the house longer. No one wants to think they will need long-term care. We don’t want to plan for it, even though millions of us are, or will suffer from multiple chronic …
Create your family care team, then assign and delegate tasks and services. LifeCare is an HIPAA-compliant, online portal for helping the management of the long-term care of family members. Its purpose is to be the primary repository for the data …
The statistics are daunting when it comes to home care for older persons. There are some 55 million adults taking care of their parents, with over 2 million caregivers.
And close to 92% of adults when surveyed would rather live in their own home as opposed to a nursing home. The fact is that in a large percentage of cases, family members have difficulty caring for a senior relative, so searching for a caregiver is a necessity.
No one wants to think they will need long-term care. We don’t want to plan for it, even though millions of us are, or will suffer from multiple chronic illnesses.
Use Lifecare Portal to create a caregivers group or reach out to public support groups. You may find it helpful to talk with other families, Some may be able to help you in your family circle.
Take a break and pamper yourself: go for a walk, have a massage, see a movie, take a hot bath, or visit a friend – whatever you enjoy doing and find relaxing. If you are worried about leaving your loved …