Automated Medication Management and Dispensary Systems

Today we are going to spend some time discussing medication administration. Many times entry into the senior healthcare system is a result of errors in medication administration. Perhaps failure to take the prescribed medication can result into a trip to your physician’s office or more often the emergency room.  Tom discusses options using the Hero…

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Skilled Nursing and Long-term Care Options for Seniors

Steve Laforte & Maryruth Butler from Cascadia Healthcare join Tom to discuss skilled nursing and longterm care options for seniors. You can learn more about Cascadia Healthcare by visiting www.cascadiahc.com Sponsors for today’s episode: F1 For Help – The very best in local computer technical support – visit www.f1forhelp.net

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A Discussion with Dr. Sudhur Isharwal from Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland Oregon on Prostate Cancer – Part 2

A Board-Certified Urology Oncologist, Dr. Isharwal is currently on staff at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Isharwal is also an assistant professor.  He has also authored several research papers and has presented his work at multiple national meetings.  Tom and Dr Isharwal discuss prostrate screening and general health. Sudhir IsharwalAssistant ProfessorDepartment of…

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A Discussion with Dr. Sudhur Isharwal from Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland Oregon on Prostate Cancer – Part 1

A Board-Certified Urology Oncologist, Dr. Isharwal is currently on staff at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Isharwal is also an assistant professor.  He has also authored several research papers and has presented his work at multiple national meetings.  Tom and Dr Isharwal discuss prostrate screening and general health. Sudhir IsharwalAssistant ProfessorDepartment of…

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A Discussion about Cellphones and Computers with Tim Sutinen

Tom, Tim & Ed discuss computer and cell phone issues that can lead to elder scams and cyber abuse and way to protect yourself on the internet. Links mentioned on the show: BlackBerry CYLANCE Sophos Tim Sutinen https://www.sutinen.com Sutinen Consulting, Inc.2111 30th AveLongview WA 98632 Phone: 360-578-9144 A portion of this program has been sponsored by…

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What you should be looking out for in hiring a caregiver?

Understanding the person you are potentially hiring to provide care for a loved one is one of the most important decisions you will make.  Tom and Shanti discuss things you should look out for when considering hiring someone.  Shanti PottsIndependent Care Manager www.helpingelders.org

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Hiring a Caregiver To Come Into The Home

Tom and Shanti discuss the important considerations when hiring a caregiver to take care of a loved one.  From costs, paying practices, insurance, and legal matters; understanding the process of hiring a caregiver is very important. Shanti PottsIndependent Care Manager helpingelders.org

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Understanding Fiduciary Management for Senior Citizens

A great fiduciary can provide valuable meaningful help at important time of your life.  Tom and John discuss the important aspects of this critical role for seniors as they age as well as pitfalls to avoid senior exploitation. John E. Nord, CFPProfessional Fiduciary Management Services www.nwestatepro.com

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A Visit from the FBI about Elder Scams – Part 2

Tom and Supervisory Senior Resident Agent Zachery C. Schoffstall of the FBI discuss the over $3 billion elder scam industry and share important tips for how seniors can avoid financial hardships or what they can do about it if they are a victim of a scam. FBI reference material for scams and elder fraud: https://www.fbi.gov/scams-and-safety…

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