Long Term Care News
Is your own MD best in the hospital? Study eyes hospitalists
Study suggests old-fashioned family doctor style of medicine could be lifesaving for elderly hospital patients
Veterans Day marked with parades, somber ceremonies
Americans honored their military veterans Saturday with a parade in the wintry cold of New York City, where one World War II vet thanked onlookers for remembering, and in a somber ceremony in a Texas bloodied by a massacre
Rhode Island opens state-of-the-art home for veterans
Rhode Island has officially opened its new home for veterans on Veterans Day
Repeal of medical deduction prompts tax bill pushback
Groups representing older people and patients push back on repeal of medical deduction
Kansas City lawyer shot and killed in front of his home after dropping kids at school
Missouri police are searching for the suspect who gunned down a 39-year-old Kansas City lawyer in front of his home Wednesday morning after he had dropped off his children at school. Police were called to the home in Kansas City's Brookside neighborhood, where they found the man in the front yard
High school football players wheel elderly residents out to enjoy homecoming parade
In Winner, South Dakota, high school football is everything. So when the players showed up to escort elderly residents to Winner High School’s homecoming parade, it meant the world to them. "They were flabbergasted when all those boys came in," the school’s student council adviser, Mona LaCompte,
High school football players wheel elderly residents to enjoy homecoming parade
Winner High School football players in South Dakota escorted the residents of Winner Regional Healthcare Center Long-Term Care from the hospital to the parade route for them to enjoy the festivities.
The Note: Can Republicans stanch the bleeding on health bill?
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Next steps for President Trump 's travel ban could be decided today. It's the end of the Supreme Court 's term today and the court is expected to decide on whether to take up Trump's travel ban when it returns in the fall or let the circuit court decisions stand. Brace
Senators call meeting with Ivanka Trump a 'good start'
After a rare appearance on Capitol Hill by first daughter Ivanka Trump on Tuesday, senators emerged from their closed-door get-together calling it “a great start” and a “first step” in paving the way ahead for legislation that will help Americans receive paid family leave and affordable child care.