News

Tooth Brushing Tips for Caregivers

Posted by GIVER Staff on

The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research suggests these steps if the patient can't brush his or her own teeth:

Read more →

Justice O'Connor announces she has been diagnosed with dementia, 'probably Alzheimer's'

Posted by AwareGIVER Staff on

Retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor revealed in a letter on Tuesday that she has been diagnosed with the "beginning stages of dementia, probably Alzheimer's disease." Full story here :  https://www.cnn.com/2018/10/23/politics/justice-sandra-day-oconnor-dementia-alzheimers/index.html?fbclid=IwAR2TGtEmO1qQNUHgw-H1RqtWEVRbXjNQeIVXuvr9JPNeyA-KtsAWlocwkpY 

Read more →

CDC: Alzheimer's disease, dementia cases to double by 2060

Posted by AwareGIVER Staff on

The number of people projected to have Alzheimer's disease or dementia in the United States is expected to double by 2060, a study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.

 

 

Read more →

June 2018 Medicaid & CHIP Enrollment Data Highlights

Posted by AwareGIVER Staff on

When Medicaid was signed into law in 1965, fewer than 5 million Americans qualified for benefits under this program. June 2018 Medicaid & CHIP Enrollment Data Highlights 73,355,220 individuals were enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP in the 51 states reporting June 2018 data.  66,861,199 individuals were enrolled in Medicaid and 6,494,021 individuals were enrolled in CHIP (please see contextual information below regarding CHIP enrollment).  More than 15.7 million additional individuals were enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP in June 2018 as compared to the period prior to the start of the first Marketplace open enrollment period (July - Sept. 2013), in the 49 states that reported relevant data for both periods,...

Read more →

AwareGIVER is focused on patient dignity

Posted by AwareGIVER Staff on

We try and keep patient dignity at the forefront of product development at AwareGIVER so that the products we create help people have better, easier, simpler in-home care with greater patient dignity.

Read more →