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Does Medicare Cover Respite Care?

This is a guest post by Danielle Kunkle Roberts, the co-owner of Boomer Benefits and a Contributor. Her licensed insurance agency specializes in Medicare-insurance related products, helping tens of thousands of clients across 47 states.       Many people, at one point or another, will be a caregiver to a family member. Currently, 40.4 million people are […]

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New Trends in Healthcare: Uber vs Ambulance, EMT Care in Your Home, Tablets for Hospital Patients

This is the 2nd post in my 4 part series on new trends in healthcare. Today’s post covers Uber instead of an ambulance, EMT care in your home, and tablets for hospital patients. To read the other posts in this series: Telehealth and medical scribes Concierge doctors and “smart” hospitals Personal tracking devices and digital pills […]

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New Year’s Resolutions? Try These 6 Steps to be More Engaged in Your Care.

‘Tis the season for thinking of ways to better yourself.  Dieting, quitting smoking, exercising more – all common New Year’s resolutions that can help you be healthier. How about taking steps to be more engaged in your care? It turns out that the type of patient you are can impact your health, often in a […]

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