Tag Archives: long term care

A Closer Connection in 2019

The relationship between mothers and daughters is complex and filled with nuances. And while some may enjoy a picture-perfect bond of warmth, security, and mutual understanding, most of us have had times when we just wish we knew how to … Continue reading

Posted in HealthCare News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Terminal Illness: How to Talk About It

He’s the 90-year-old patriarch of a large family spread across the world. He’s sharp and witty, blood-transfusion dependent, and dying. She’s been battling cancer for 3 years, her loved ones supporting her all the while. Her doctor just told here … Continue reading

Posted in Regency Health Tips | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Medicare Advantage Plans Closer to Covering Long-Term Care

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced in May that Medicare Advantage plans can expand their coverage of supplemental benefits. Starting in 2019, Medicare Advantage plans will be able to offer coverage of services like respite care, non-hospice palliative … Continue reading

Posted in Long Term Nursing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Meet Beverly, Director of Nursing at Regency Park

National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6th and ends on May 12th, Florence Nightingale’s birthday. Florence Nightingale was the pioneer of nursing as we know it, and has become the gold standard for nurses everywhere. Every year on … Continue reading

Posted in Regency Staff Spotlight | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

How to Be A Parent to Your Parent

The family is meeting to discuss Mom. She’s fallen twice in the last two months and seems a little disoriented and mildly confused lately. She seems to be losing weight too. She’s definitely not taking care of herself – or … Continue reading

Posted in Senior Care | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment