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Perils of Insurance

Perils of Insurance

Aging-in-place is a growing trend and has many benefits for the individual, their families as well as our overburdened health and social systems.  However, aging-in-place is not a panacea.  As more and more frail elderly individuals remain in their homes, supported by home and community care agencies as well as family and friends, many new issues crop up.  Home insurance can […]

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By |May 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Test this post at Sunset

Test this post at Sunset

The proposed physician assisted death legislation is in its final stages before passing through the house.  Do you think that this is the right approach?  I am concerned about…  

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Perils of home insurance

Aging-in-place is a growing trend and has many benefits for the individual, their families as well as our overburdened health and social systems.  However, aging-in-place is not a panacea.  As more and more frail elderly individuals remain in their homes, supported by home and community care agencies as well as family and friends, many new issues crop up.  Home insurance can […]

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By |May 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off

“I’m breaking out of this health care joint”

“I’m breaking out of this health care joint”

Let’s face it – even if we received the best-of-care, a discharge from the health care facility to our own home is welcomed.  For those who remain within the system, the opportunity and access to make decisions about one’s own health care treatments and living arrangements is a right, when capable.  We assume that either our choices or our substitute decision […]

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