Archive for the ‘Health Care’ Category

CNA Appoints New Vice President Of International

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

CHICAGO, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA Financial Corporation ( CNA ) today announced the appointment of Timon Mueller as Vice President of International. In this role, Timon willlead an underwriting team to strengthen our Home Foreign business and expand our international capabilities."We are excited to have Timon join CNA," ...

Lawyers Help People Fill Out Living Wills At Nursing Homes

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Helen Henzler filled out a living will on Wednesday because she wants to make sure her end-of-life wishes are followed. "I don't want to live after I'm dead mentally," said Henzler, 85, of Lemay. "I'm trying to protect myself."Henzler participated in a free service offered at nursing homes across St. ...

Massive Boost For 2m Inpatient Hospice Plan

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

AFTER fundraising for more than 20 years a Saron charity is a step closer to building it inpatient hospice after receiving a £500,000 boost.Skanda Vale Hospice in Saron, near Llandysul, has been awarded a massive £500,000 grant from the Big Lottery Fund.Plans for the £2million inpatient hospice, which will serve ...

Nursing A Home Health-care Business

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

"I went about trying to find a nurse for my friend's ailing mother, and I tired myself looking." For IT expert V Thiyagarajan, the search for someone skilled in geriatric care was trying. There were not enough of them. Here was a business opportunity.He wanted to personalise healthcare and deliver ...

Canadian Nuclear Industry Welcomes OPG-Westinghouse Agreement

Monday, April 21st, 2014

OTTAWA, April 17, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA) today welcomed the announcement of a service agreement between Canadian Nuclear Partners and Westinghouse Electric Company."In choosing to work together, these leaders in innovation will reinforce the nuclear industry's contributions to Canada's knowledge economy," said Dr. John Barrett, CNA ...

Shop Smart For Long-term Care

Monday, April 21st, 2014

~li~ Tweet Email Tweet Email If you don't have a plan for long-term care, now's the time to consider it. The price for nursing home care as well as assisted living have gone through the roof over ...

Survey: W.Va. Home, Long-term Care Costs Rise

Monday, April 21st, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- An annual survey shows long-term and home health care costs in West Virginians are outpacing such costs nationally.The Cost of Care Survey released Monday by Genworth Financial shows the median hourly cost of home health aide services in West Virginia has increased 3.8 percent annually ...

Florida Ban No Barrier To ABQ Home Operator

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Vincent Anthony Accardi Jr. was barred from ever working again in the health care industry in Florida, according to interviews and news reports, after an 85-year-old woman in one of his assisted living homes fell and broke her pelvis, waited 19 hours for medical attention and later died from her ...

Reasons To Live In Retirement Homes – Article Dashboard Directory

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Families would like to stick together forever and be helpful to those in the unit that need help. Children would like to thank their parents for taking care of them by securing a nice assisted living facility where they can receive the proper attention that they deserve. This is also ...

Caring For Your Elderly Loved One With The Help Of A Denver …

Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Your elderly parent or grandparent may need someone who can be there twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week in order to have the care that they require. A Denver home health care service can provide you with the Denver home health aid or two that you need in ...