senior woman in wheelchair with caregiver
Medicare Tips & Resources, NMEW | Tue, Sep 19, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Family Caregivers are Frontline Medicare Advocates

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

By John Schall, CEO, Caregiver Action Network

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Medicare Tips & Resources | Tue, Aug 22, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

4 Questions to Ask Before Making the Move to a Retirement Community

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

by Colin Milner, CEO, International Council on Active Aging

Elderly woman with gardening gloves and hat standing next to fence
Caregiver Information, Medicare Tips & Resources | Tue, Aug 08, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

How to Stay in Your Home as You Get Older

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

There’s no place like home, especially as we get older. Some 87 percent of people over the age of 65 want to remain in their own homes and communities as they age, according to AARP.1

senior woman and daughter visiting with medical nurse
Caregiver Information | Tue, Aug 01, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Tips and Resources for New Caregivers

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Are you a caregiver to a loved one? If you are, you are one of over 65 million caregivers that care for an adult child, parent or older family member. Caregiving can be a tough job. It can be rewarding, too.

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Medicare Tips & Resources | Tue, Jun 13, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Down-to-earth Technology Solutions for Safety at Home

Posted by Medicare Made Clear

Most people know about personal emergency response systems (PERS), like Life Alert®. Once a PERS is set up, generally all you have to do is push a “call” button to alert medical and other first responders if you need help at home. These systems may offer peace of mind for older adults or people with disabilities, their families and their caregivers.