Caregiving Reports

Recommended reads on caregiving and caregiving assistance:

• Expert Q-and-A: Rachael Wonderlin: Dementia care consultant gives communications guidance for families, facilities

• Expert Q-and-A: Claudia Barich, Pennsylvania Direct Care Worker of the Year, describes the job

Comprehensive program for seniors expanding in McKeesport, Lower Burrell 6-20-17

Pitt researchers want to hear about family caregivers’ issues 5-31-17

Paying for services can take a toll on a caregiver’s finances 5-25-17

Hospitals now expected to try to identify patients’ caregivers 5-25-17

Pitt study: Hospital use reduced when caregivers are involved 4-3-17

 United Way targets seniors in new initiative 10-26-2016

Class provides caregivers tools for coping with stress 9-19-2016

National, Pittsburgh efforts dovetail in focus on caregivers 9-14-2016

State picks three insurers to manage new long-term care help 8-31-2016

• State’s new long-term care plan postponed by six months 6-9-2016

• Caregivers’ needs are focus of state hearing on aging issues 5-18-2016

• 14 insurers vie to manage care of elderly, disabled in Pennsylvania 5-7-2016

• Pa. Legislature approves bill to help caregivers of patients leaving hospitals 4-13-2016

• Risk of dementia is declining but scientists don’t know why 2-12-2016

• The stress of caring for both their kids and their parents takes a bite out the sandwich generation 11-22-2015

• Helping caregivers fill the gaps with the community’s support 5-24-2015

• Elder Law: Care-receiving and care-giving 12-28-2014

• Technology geared to making life easier for elderly seniors, disabled and caregivers 11-16-2014

• Rising demand for long-term health care for elderly faces a shortage of caregivers 11-16-2014

• Cost of care for adult relatives often falls on younger generations 9-18-2014


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