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Seeking a peaceful death amid the flames

Seeking a peaceful death amid the flames

Fires prey on frail residents living on their own

Fires prey on frail residents living on their own

Study illustrates challenges in transitioning severely obese patients to nursing homes

Study illustrates challenges in transitioning severely obese patients to nursing homes

Objective tool may help improve communication about prenatal weight gain, study shows

Objective tool may help improve communication about prenatal weight gain, study shows

Medicaid has a bull’s-eye on its back, which means no one is entirely safe

Medicaid has a bull’s-eye on its back, which means no one is entirely safe

Last-ditch GOP effort to replace ACA: 5 things you need to know

Last-ditch GOP effort to replace ACA: 5 things you need to know

Shedding new light on hospice care: No need to wait for the ‘brink of death’

Shedding new light on hospice care: No need to wait for the ‘brink of death’

Study: Tired family caregivers linked to greater ER visits, higher health care costs for disabled elders

Study: Tired family caregivers linked to greater ER visits, higher health care costs for disabled elders

APRNs can play key role in improving nursing home care for aging population

APRNs can play key role in improving nursing home care for aging population

Cardiac arrest sufferers in Heart Safe Communities more likely to receive bystander CPR and AED

Cardiac arrest sufferers in Heart Safe Communities more likely to receive bystander CPR and AED

Medicare unveils ‘skeletal’ site for hospice comparison shopping

Medicare unveils ‘skeletal’ site for hospice comparison shopping

Obese patients tend to require additional ICU services after heart surgery

Obese patients tend to require additional ICU services after heart surgery

Alpine HC adds new specialist rotating chair beds to existing range

Alpine HC adds new specialist rotating chair beds to existing range

Counting on Medicaid to avoid life in a nursing home? That’s now up to Congress.

Counting on Medicaid to avoid life in a nursing home? That’s now up to Congress.

How to get long-term care at home without busting the bank

How to get long-term care at home without busting the bank

Senate health bill still short on ‘yays’ but leaders vow vote next week

Senate health bill still short on ‘yays’ but leaders vow vote next week

Inferior vena cava filters may be overused in managed care populations, study suggests

Inferior vena cava filters may be overused in managed care populations, study suggests

New caregiver intervention for families with dementia can lead to considerable Medicaid savings

New caregiver intervention for families with dementia can lead to considerable Medicaid savings

What tax breaks? Those promised in GOP plans go mostly to top 1%

What tax breaks? Those promised in GOP plans go mostly to top 1%

UC scientists develop new computerized tool to promote shared decision-making with CF patients

UC scientists develop new computerized tool to promote shared decision-making with CF patients