The challenges of the COVID-19 crisis have been especially acute for senior residents of health care facilities like those of Trilogy Health Services. Through its Live a Dream program, which helps seniors fulfill bucket list wishes, the company’s nonprofit Trilogy Foundation … [Read more...] about Make a Joyful Noise: The Live a Dream [Virtual] Choir
We went out hunting for great gift ideas for some older people in your life -- though some of these ideas would be great for anyone. Some of the best gifts involve a little more time, but you can be sure they will not be shoved into a closet. Gift Idea #1: All the … [Read more...] about Gift Guide for (an Older) Someone You Love
The decision to hire a caregiver for a loved one might come after long, slow deliberation, or it may need to happen quickly if a loved one experiences an unexpected hospitalization. Either way, families must consider a number of issues to make the best, most informed decisions … [Read more...] about What Should a Caregiver Be Doing?
Navigating the path of caregiving has become increasingly challenging since the pandemic, and restricted visitation means families can’t have the same level of contact with their loved ones. Betsy Johnson, president of the Kentucky Association of Healthcare Facilities, gives us … [Read more...] about How Long-Term Care Communities Are Dealing with COVID-19
Some hospitals have begun using a phased approach to safely resume services. Here’s the latest on what’s happening. Norton Healthcare Norton Healthcare has resumed outpatient surgery, outpatient invasive procedures, and will have pre-procedure testing for COVID-19. … [Read more...] about How Hospitals Are Protecting You During COVID-19