Legacy featured the works of 20 established and emerging senior artists from Long Beach, CA, and surrounding communities.
60 Seconds with… Denise Likar VP, SCAN’s Community Service Organization
Jul 06, 2017
Q: How many seniors are estimated to have a mental health concern?
Commitment to care coordination: Finishing what we’ve started
Bruce Chernof, M.D.
Oct 19, 2016
When California launched Cal MediConnect, its landmark dual eligible demonstration project, its architects knew the challenge they were accepting.
Connecting the dots in healthcare
Bruce Chernof, M.D.
Aug 31, 2015
A small set of community-based organizations are seeking to deliver coordinated care to people coping with multiple chronic conditions and functional limitations who wish to live well and safely in the...
Also in the news for Oct. 30, 2014 . . .
Oct 30, 2014
CMS offers hospitals more flexibility to settle disputed inpatient claims … Nursing homes interested in new secondhand smoke detector, Dartmouth researchers say … Australian researchers announce...
Successful long-term care models headed to PBS show
Nov 01, 2013
An august panel of aging care experts will meet Monday in Washington to film a discussion about creative global and international models of eldercare. The gathering is sponsored by PBS NewsHour and funded...
Lack of information prevents long-term care planning even for those with high incomes, SCAN report finds
Aug 16, 2013
Americans who are earning high incomes often do not plan sufficiently for their long-term care needs, according to a new report from the SCAN Foundation and Langer Research Associates.
Here’s the lowdown on your direct-care workforce
James M. Berklan
Aug 14, 2013
If a profession were going to grow so much it could dominate certain employment sectors in the near future, it would only make sense to start focusing more on that profession, wouldn’t it? Long-term...
The bridge is here for your personal aging planning — cross it
Jacqueline Vance, RNC, CDONA/LTC
May 28, 2013
A new poll* finds that two-thirds of people 40 years old and older have done little or no preparing for the challenging and expensive reality of aging. I think most people seem to have the mentality, “I’ll...
People still misunderstand, avoid thinking about long-term care, poll shows
Apr 25, 2013
Americans don’t like to think about their eventual long-term care needs and don’t have a realistic understanding of how the long-term care system works, according to a poll released Wednesday....