Posts Tagged: Senior home care

Elder Financial Abuse

Seniors, especially those living independently or who have an Alzheimer’s or dementia diagnosis are vulnerable to financial scams and financial abuse. According to the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, there are three reasons for this: Seniors typically hold more liquid wealth in terms of savings, retirement holdings, and checking accounts. Cognitive decline makes them more… Read more »

Georgetown Home Care Promotes Managing Director to Chief Operating Officer

Brings unique skill set to the role; Has been with the company since the beginning; Innovates to change the industry norm WASHINGTON, DC – On January 31, 2017 Georgetown Home Care (GHC) promoted its Managing Director, Jessica Salgado, to Chief Operating Officer. Mrs. Salgado was the company’s first hire, bringing her background in business and… Read more »

Study About Aging

A study  was conducted several years ago on understanding older adults’ expectations regarding aging and how these expectations influence healthcare-seeking behavior. The question was raised, if this population felt a general negativity towards the aging process could this help physicians identify situations in which older adults needlessly miss the opportunity to experience this model of… Read more »