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The divergent paths couples often face as they age

May 4, 2021 — by Gail Arno, CMC, ECM Director of Care Management Imagine an adult child, niece or nephew, or the spouse of an individual who is aging, tasked with trying to balance and meet the needs of both individuals, all while trying to continue on with their own life. This is likely the most challenging scenario we manage with our clients; couples who have spent a lifetime together working in unison (for the most part!), tackling whatever life throws their... Read More

It’s that time again… a flu shot for everyone!

October 2, 2020 — by Gail Arno, CMC, ECM Director of Care Management As Aging Life Care Managers, it is our responsibility to take care of our clients’ medical, physical, emotional, and social needs.  At this time of the year, we are particularly focused on making sure that our clients consider the benefits of receiving a flu shot.  We are encouraging and facilitating this effort as we recognize the significant... Read More

Maximizing the time with your doctor

August 7, 2018 — by Felicia Juntunen, Certified Care Manager According to a 2016 survey, the average time doctors spend with patients during an office visit is between 13 and 16 minutes. Good communication with your physician can help make the most of that time.  Start with the investment of a little time prior to a medical appointment to prioritize a... Read More