Home health and healthy homes

For the latest on the Senate health reform bill, see Kaiser Health News or The Washington Post.   This on home health from David Abel in today's Globe. A $332 million state program that oversees home health care services for about 18,000 elderly and disabled residents is vulnerable to fraud and has employed personal care attendants who have … Continue reading Home health and healthy homes

Home health care’s really bad apples

  My sisters and I took care of our elderly father during his last years. He needed help long before he needed a nursing home. So, like anyone who has looked into home care, I know that it is a costly, complicated endeavor. Plus, my father did things like get a crushes on the aides. … Continue reading Home health care’s really bad apples