March 17, 2012
How To Help An Older Adult Retire From Driving
Join me as I talk with Lauren Watral, Geriatric Care Manager, about the Beyond Driving With Dignity Program as a way to help an older adult self-assess their driving skills to decrease tension and ease the conversation about driving.
March 9, 2012
Alzheimer’s Disease: The Epidemic of The Baby Boomers: Join me for a candid discussion with Lisa Roberts, Executive Officer of the Alzheimer’s Association.
March 3, 2012
Adult Daycare: The Best Kept Secret in Healthcare. Join me for an informative discussion with Paul Klever, from Charles House Association about adult daycare and how it may be the perfect solution for your loved one.
February 25, 2012
Caryn Byrd, Long-term care insurance agent. We dissected the long term care model of insurance that could help you pay for you care needs in the future.
February 16, 2012
Krista Flair, Registered Nurse, Certified Senior Advisor and Service Supervisor for Homewatch CareGivers of the Triangle as she discussed the differences between home health and home care.
February 11, 2012
Cooper Linton Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for Hospice of Wake County about Advance Directives: The Uncomfortable Gift.
February 3, 2012
Laverne Coan, Author, & Family Caregiver about preparing to care to be a family caregiver.
January 27, 2012
During this episode of Caring Connections, we will be discussing the hidden risks of Over The Counter Medications and Herbals for Older Adults. Joining us today is Dr. Robin Zook certified geriatric pharmacist and owner of MTM Pharmacy Associates, a medication education and consulting group.
January 21, 2012
On this episode of Caring Connections, we discuss how to avoid the perils and pitfalls of procedures for older adults. Joining us today is Diane Halloran, RN MPH. Diane is the Founder and Executive Director of Everybody Needs a Nurse. She has been a practicing nurse for over 40 years.
January 14, 2012
On this episode of Caring Connections, we discuss the safety risks of the older adult in their home. Joining us is Carroll Fernstrom, Occupational Therapist and Accessibility Consultant. Carroll has practiced in the field of Occupational Therapy for over 25 years specializing in physical rehabilitation in older adults. She is also an accessibility consultant with training to recommend modifications to people’s homes based on their medical and physical needs.